Two 13-year-olds charged after 10 pupils fall ill at Dunfermline school

Two 13-year-olds have been charged after 10 school pupils fell ill after apparently taking tablets.

Dunfermline High School. Picture: Google

The alarm was raised just after lunchtime on Friday at Dunfermline High School in Fife, with the substances believed to have been consumed outside the grounds.

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The Scottish Ambulance Service said six pupils were treated at the scene while a further four were taken to hospital.

Police said that a boy and a girl, both aged 13, have been charged in connection with the incident.

A report will be submitted to the Children’s Reporter.