Teenager slashed on face at school

Yorkshire Post - - NEWS -

A teenager suf­fered a se­ri­ous fa­cial in­jury af­ter he was slashed with a knife at a sec­ondary school.

The 14-year-old-boy was taken to St John’s Hos­pi­tal in Liv­ingston for treat­ment fol­low­ing the at­tack, which hap­pened at St Kentigern’s Academy in Black­burn, West Loth­ian, at 8.55am yes­ter­day.

Po­lice con­firmed an­other teenage boy had been de­tained in con­nec­tion with the in­ci­dent.

A West Loth­ian Coun­cil spokesman added: “A po­lice in­ves­ti­ga­tion is cur­rently on­go­ing into an in­ci­dent.”

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