By Christopher Baker

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Racist graffiti was found spraypainted on a structure at an Elk Grove high school.

The n-word was found on the backstop of a baseball diamond at Monterey Trail High School in Elk Grove Thursday morning.

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The custodial crew quickly removed the offensive words.

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A representative from Elk Grove Unified said the district investigated the incident and notified the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Office.

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An investigation done by the sheriff’s office said the incident is not a hate crime and wasn’t a direct threat as saying the n-word is not a hate crime.