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Kettering shoppers targeted by man at Currys PC World

Currys PC World, Kettering Image copyright Google
Image caption Shoppers at Currys PC World in Kettering were sprayed in the face with an unknown substance

A man has been arrested after a several shoppers were sprayed with an "unknown substance" at Currys PC World.

Emergency services were called to the store, in Northfield Avenue, Kettering, at about 15:45 GMT when "a number of people" reported suffering "irritation to the face".

Paramedics treated those affected at the scene. The substance has since been found to be non-hazardous.

Anyone who saw what happened should contact Northamptonshire Police.

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