Student, 14, arrested at Neale-Wade Academy, March

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A student at a March school was arrested on suspicion of being in possession of an offensive weapon.  

The 14-year-old girl was arrested by Cambridgeshire Police at the Neale-Wade Academy in Wimblington Road, March, on Tuesday.  

A second student is also being question by police about a separate incident.  

A brief statement from Cambridgeshire Police confirmed what happened.  

“A 14-year-old girl from March was arrested at the school yesterday morning on suspicion of possessing an offensive weapon,” said a police spokesperson.  

“She has been released under investigation.  

“Another student was voluntarily interviewed for an unrelated offence, and enquiries into both incidents are ongoing.”