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Police get more time to question teen over teacher stabbing

Police have been given more time to question a 15-year-old over the fatal stabbing of teacher Ann Maguire at a Leeds school on Monday.

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Leeds MP: Teacher stabbing 'profoundly shocking news'

The MP for the neighbouring constituency to the Leeds Corpus Christi Catholic College said a teacher being stabbed to death is "horrendous” for all those involved.

A 15-year-old boy was arrested today after a woman teacher was stabbed to death at a college in Leeds.

The Central Leeds MP for Labour Hilary Benn, who has constituents who have children at the school said "our hearts go out, above all, to the family of the teacher. But also to the staff and pupils of the school."

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