UPDATE: YSLETA ISD confirmed in a statement Wednesday, stating that the incident did not take place at the high school and that they are cooperating fully with law enforcement. The district adds that extra security will be present Thursday at Hanks High School.

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — Police say a juvenile was taken to a local hospital after they responded to a stabbing at Hanks High School on Wednesday, April 12.

Officers say they responded to the call at around 4:22 p.m. and add that the incident did not occur at the high school.

Police say the juvenile went to the school asking for medical attention and to report the incident. The victim was then transported to a local hospital for treatment.

No further information has been released. Stay with KTSM 9 News as we gather more information.