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Pupil 'fires airgun' injuring another pupil at Pembroke school

A boy at Pembroke school suffered a facial injury and was taken to hospital for treatment.

A pupil at Pembroke Comprehensive School fired brought a BB gun in Pembroke School today injuring another student.

The Year 11 pupil brought the airgun into school and fired a pellet across the PE changing room.

Pembrokeshire Council said it struck another pupil in the face causing what appeared to be 'superficial injuries'.

Staff at the school called the police and co-operated in tracking down the offender and recovering the weapon.

The injured pupil was taken to hospital for examination.

Dyfed-Powys Police said officers were called to attend to an incident involving a suspected airgun at approximately 12.30pm.

They confirmed the boy responsible is assisting police with their investigation.

Appeal after badgers found dead in Pembrokeshire

Dyfed Powys Police says the incidents are believed to have happened over several months. Credit: Ben Birchall/PA Wire

Badger setts have been disturbed and a number of dead badgers found dead on a farm in Pembrokeshire.

Dyfed Powys Police says the incidents are believed to have happened over several months on land in the Treffgarne area of Haverfordwest and officers are appealing for communities to be vigilant.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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Pembrokeshire engineering firm goes into administration

An engineering firm in Pembrokeshire, which was given £650,000 in funding from the Welsh Government earlier this year, has gone into administration.

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Main Port Engineering, which is based in Pembroke Dock, opened a brand new facility on the Milford Haven Waterway Enterprise Zone in March.

The move, they said, would "secure the firm’s long term future and enable the company to maximise the latest engineering technology, take on large long term contracts and create new skilled jobs."

ITV Wales has tried to contact the company for comment.

It's thought the company has over 150 employees.

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