Editors Note 4/15/2022 6:35 p.m.: This article has been updated with details about the incident.

HARLINGEN, Texas (ValleyCentral) — Harlingen police are investigating a stabbing in McKelvey Park.

At approximately 6:45 p.m., Harlingen police officers responded to a call from McKelvey Park in reference to a stabbing, according to a press release.

Officers located a female with multiple stab wounds to her back area. EMS was called to attend to the female victim.

Further investigation showed that there was a physical altercation between two females at the scene and during the altercation, a juvenile male who was observing the fight used a knife to stab the female.

The juvenile male was placed into custody and charged with Aggravated Assault with a deadly weapon. He was later transported to a Juvenile Detention Center.

EMS authorities say that the victim is a 17-year-old girl. Friday morning, police said the victim was now in stable condition in the ICU at Valley Baptist Medical Center.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.