LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) —  Police are confirming that death threats have been made against a 5-year-old Disney Channel star.

Mia Talerico, cast member of the Disney Channel comedy, “Good Luck Charlie,” was recently threatened.

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Cmdr. Andrew Smith said he was notified by the Los Angeles Police Department’s threat management unit of the threat on Monday.

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The threats were made on Monday or perhaps during the weekend, Smith said.

The nature of the threats was not released, with Smith calling the investigation “very sensitive.”

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CNN reported the death threats were made online but did not specify where the threats were posted.