Plymouth boy, 13, held over knife incident at Marine Academy school

A 13-year-old boy has been arrested after allegedly holding a knife in a classroom at a Devon school.

Marine Academy in Plymouth alerted police over claims a teenager was seen with a knife at 11:00 GMT on Tuesday.

A boy was isolated in the classroom until police arrived, who searched him, but found no other weapons.

He was arrested on suspicion of possessing a bladed article in a public place. No one was threatened during the incident, police said.

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