ATLANTA -- Atlanta police are investigating an apparent stabbing involving an 11-year-old child, officials confirmed Saturday afternoon.

The incident was reported in the 200 block of Moury Avenue SW.

A police spokesperson later told 11Alive that the incident began as a fight between an 11-year-old and a 9-year-old. Police believe the 9-year-old threw a knife and struck the victim in the back causing a small laceration.

Officials said that paramedics and Atlanta Fire have already responded to the scene.