Leicester

Charge over Loughborough school knife incident

A woman has been charged with assaulting a police officer and possessing a bladed weapon following an incident at a Leicestershire school.

The 45-year-old is accused of going into the De Lisle Catholic Science College, in Loughborough, with a weapon on Tuesday afternoon.

She is due to appear before Loughborough Magistrates on 4 January.

There have been no reports of any injuries and police have not released any further details.

The school has not commented.

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