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Cults Academy: Chest injury caused Bailey Gwynne death

Bailey Gwynne Image copyright Police Scotland
Image caption Bailey Gwynne died in hospital

A teenager who was stabbed at an Aberdeen school died of an injury to his chest, his death certificate has revealed.

Bailey Gwynne, 16, was fatally injured during an incident at Cults Academy in Aberdeen on 28 October.

The time of death was recorded as 15:20 in Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, about two hours after the alarm was first raised.

A 16-year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, has been charged with murder.

The accused, who was remanded after appearing in private at Aberdeen Sheriff Court, is also charged with having a blade or point on school premises.

A private funeral is to be held for Bailey.

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