Youth Detained In Deadly Attack On Teacher At Barcelona School

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Police in the northeastern city of Barcelona have detained a youth suspected of having a killed a teacher and wounded several other people inside a school.

A regional police spokesman said the minor was detained Monday. The officer was not immediately able to confirm what weapon was used to kill the male teacher but Spanish National Television and other media outlets said it was a crossbow.

The attack took place in the Sant Andreu neighborhood of the city.

The officer spoke on condition of anonymity in keeping with police regulations.


Giles reported from Madrid

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