Suspect arrested after two French schoolchildren stabbed, local authority says

PARIS (Reuters) - A suspect has been arrested after two French children were stabbed on Thursday near a school in the town of Souffelweyersheim in eastern France near Strasbourg, the local authority said.

The two children were taken to a hospital emergency ward, the local authority added, without elaborating.

(Reporting by Sudip Kar-Gupta; Editing by Hugh Lawson)