A 13-year-old girl is dead after a stabbing in Saline County.

Saline County Sheriff Glen Kochanowski says officers were called to the report of a stabbing the northwest part of the county around 1:45 Friday morning.

When officers arrived, they found 13-year-old Galazia Niehaus dead with multiple stab wounds.

The Sheriff did not provide any more details, nor did he discuss any possible arrests.

Kochanowski says further information would come from the county attorney's office once the investigation progresses.

That Kansas Bureau of Investigations was asked to investigate by the Saline County Sheriff's office.

A spokesperson with the bureau says there is no reason to worry, and residents in the area are not in any danger.