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Teenager arrested after boy takes 'ecstasy' in Timperley

Timperley Metrolink Station Image copyright Google streetview
Image caption Police were called to Timperley Metrolink station after reports a boy had become unwell there

A teenager has been arrested after a 13-year-old boy was left in a critical condition after taking a drug, believed to be ecstasy.

The boy was taken to hospital after falling ill at Timperley Metrolink station in Trafford, Greater Manchester, on Saturday.

He remains in a critical but stable condition in hospital.

A 15-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of supplying class A drugs and perverting the course of justice.

It is believed the 13-year-old took MDMA but tests are still being carried out, police said.

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