ROGERSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) – An investigation is underway at Lauderdale County High School.

Lauderdale County Sheriff Rick Singleton told News 19 deputies have been investigating reports of an assault for a week, but couldn’t comment further since the case involved children under 18.

The Lauderdale County Board of Education said they were aware of the allegations as well, releasing the following statement:

“The Lauderdale County Board of Education is aware of the allegations regarding an incident at Lauderdale County High School and is cooperating with local authorities.”