A FEMALE teacher has been arrested in the grounds of Hathaway Academy in Grays.
Police were called at 0950 hrs today (Wed Jan 7th) to the school at Hathway Road after reports of a disturbance.
On arrival, a 48-year-old woman from Thurrock was arrested on suspicion of assault and an assault on a police officer.
A woman was conveyed to Grays Police Station where she remains in custody.
Essex Police were unable to confirm or deny whether the person arrested was a member of staff.
YT also contacted the school but had not had a reply at the time of publication.
Update: Essex Police has informed YT that a woman has been bailed until January 29th.