A police manhunt is underway and a teacher and a pupil are receiving medical treatment after an attack by pupil at a school in Malvern.

Police have said that a teacher and a 13 year-old girl were attacked by a “bladed weapon” at the Chase Technology College at approximately 8.45am this morning.  According to a sixth former claimed that pupils were locked in their classrooms for about 45 minutes.


The West Mercia Police have confirmed that they are searching for a 13-year-old boy and have confirmed that he should not be approached. Officers said they are concerned about the boy’s welfare.

Police have issued a description of the boy as white, about 5ft 3in tall, with short spiky hair and wearing glasses. He was last seen wearing dark grey trousers, a grey hooded-style jumper also carrying a dark rucksack. He may possibly have a dark scarf covering his face.