Further update re Eirias High School incident

Further update in relation to the incident at Eirias High School:

A youth is currently in custody assisting police with inquiries following the incident in which one pupil was stabbed at Eirias High School in Colwyn Bay.

The victim was taken to hospital following the incident and since been discharged.

Detective Chief Inspector Sion Williams said: “Thankfully incidents of this nature are extremely rare in North Wales and we are working with the school and partner agencies as part of the ongoing investigation.”