BUFFALO, NY — Buffalo Police and Buffalo Public Schools officials are investigating an incident were a young boy allegedly cut a girl with a pocket knife on the school bus.

A spokesperson from the school district says the school bus was headed to school #27 when a 6th grade boy allegedly cut a 6th grade girl's hand with a pocket knife.

Police and medical personnel were called to the bus at Clinton and Fillmore and took the girl to Oishei Children's Hospital for treatment.

Police arrested a 12-year-old boy in connection with the incident and charged him with second-degree assault and criminal possession of a weapon.

He is being charged as a minor.