MADISON (WKOW) – Madison police arrested a 11-year-old girl in connection with the Saturday night stabbing of a juvenile.
Officials said the 11-year-old male victim is currently in a stable condition at the hospital.
Authorities said the 11-year-old girl was taken to the Dane County Juvenile Reception Center.
MADISON (WKOW) -- A child stabbed on Madison's west side has been taken to an area hospital.
Police say the child was stabbed by another child on the 1600-block of Capital Avenue. They received the call just before 6:00 p.m.
According to Lt. John Patterson, the young victim was stabbed in the lower abdomen. He could not confirm whether his injuries are life-threatening, but Patterson did say the victim was talking at the scene.
"There was some sort of disturbance, but we think it was a playful one, at least at first, between two juveniles. At some point the young boy was injured. So, we're still trying to determine if this was an intentional act or accidental," Patterson tells 27 News.
The young suspected stabber stayed on the scene. Police did not confirm the ages of the two kids involved, or the weapon used.
MADISON (WKOW) -- Madison police confirm that a juvenile has been taken to an area hospital after a stabbing incident.
Police say that officers are talking to all parties involved.
MADISON (WKOW) -- Dane County Communication says Madison police are responding to a report that an 11-year-old has accidentally stabbed another 11-year-old.
It's happening on the 1600-block on Capital Avenue.
Stay with 27 News and wkow.com for more details on this developing story.
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