Source: United Kingdom London Metropolitan Police
Two people arrested following an incident at a north London School which left 17 children feeling unwell after eating sweets that were believed to have contained THC, have been released on bail.
On Wednesday, 7 October, a 41-year-old man [A] was arrested on suspicion of possession of cannabis and child neglect (exposure to harm). He was taken to a north London police station and was released on bail to a date in mid-November.
On Thursday, 8 October, a 24-year-old woman [B] was arrested on suspicion of possession of cannabis and child neglect (exposure to harm). She was released on bail to a date in mid-November.
Police were called by London Ambulance Service at around 11:45hrs on
Monday, 5 October, to reports of children feeling unwell having eaten what they believed to be sweets at a school in Highgate Road, NW5.
As a precaution, 17 children were taken to hospital. Initially, this was reported as 13 children but a further four became unwell.
Their parents were informed. Nobody was found to be seriously unwell.
The investigation continues.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 or tweet @MetCC and quote CAD 4524/5Oct.