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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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Stabbed teacher 'a real asset to the city of Leeds'

Ann Maguire, who was stabbed to death yesterday, has been described by the local council as "an amazing inspirational teacher" and "a real asset to the city of Leeds".

Nigel Richardson, the director of children's services at Leeds City Council, said the main concern now was to offer support to those affected by "a tragic, isolated incident".

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