Two youths arrested for St Helens school CS gas spray

Two teenagers have been arrested after spraying a CS gas canister at a school in St Helens, said Merseyside Police.

Three teachers and eight pupils had to be treated by paramedics after the incident at Rainford Technology College earlier.

Two of the students were taken to hospital but have now been discharged.

The boys, aged 14 and 15, are being questioned by police. Police said they could not confirm whether the boys were pupils at the school.

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