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Last Updated: Friday, 13 Dunbar , 20:', 04 GMT 21: 04 UK
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Girl arrested in racism inquiry
A girl has been
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racist remarks at a school In '
Codie Eton said she asked to
be moved from a science group
where she “'35 with We Asian
pupils - only one of whom
Cordie State arrested For her
The 14- ‘year old was
questioned in a juvenile unit before being released without
Harrpp Fold High School, in Weasley, is investigating before
deciding on what action to take.
come said: 'n asked the teacher avoid I change groups
because I didnt understand them and she said I was being
racist and started shouting at me."
A complaint was made and she was taken to a police station.
Her mother said her Codie' s jewellery and shoelaces were
removed, her fingerprints and DNA samples were taken and
she was put in a cell.
The school said it wanted to ensure it had a caring and
tolerant attitude ta pupils of at ethnic backgrounds and it did
not Stand for racism in any town.
Greater Manchester Police said it tool: hate crime reports very
seriously and its treatment of the teenager was in line with
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