Alice Independent School District authorities were notified Tuesday afternoon that an alleged kidnapping took place at Noonan Elementary.

"A parent reported to school authorities that she was at Noonan Elementary School at dismissal time, and another woman allegedly attempted to take her daughter in front of the school," according to a letter from the district. "The parent called out to her daughter and the student returned to her mother."

Alice police were notified, but the woman in question was not located.

Alice Police Department is conducting an investigation into the incident.

According to the district, security has been increased at all elementary campuses and all district campuses are on alert.