South East Wales

No police action for Cwmcarn School 'murder plot' girl

Cwmcarn school teacher Alison Cray
Image caption Maths teacher Alison Cray: "It was all handled before it got to me"

A schoolgirl at the centre of an alleged murder plot against a teacher will face no police action.

The teenager, who was 14 when she was arrested at Cwmcarn High School on suspicion of conspiracy to commit murder, has had the case against her closed.

It is understood maths teacher Alison Cray was the target of the alleged plot at the school in Caerphilly county.

Gwent Police said another girl, 15, from Newbridge, had her bail extended.

The second teenager was arrested on suspicion of threats to kill, possession of a bladed article on a school premises and conspiracy to commit murder following concerns about the girls' behaviour in May.

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