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Teen girl accused of biting cop at W. Side school

Updated: January 26, 2013 7:22PM

A 17-year-old student is accused of biting a Chicago Police officer’s hand three times as the officer tried to arrest her after a fight during lunch Thursday at a West Side high school.

Danielle McClinton, of the 5000 block of West Erie, was charged as an adult with aggravated battery to a police officer as well as mob action, police said. She is accused of biting a female officer assigned to monitor lunch at Al Raby High School.

Three other teens were charged as juveniles with mob action, police said.

Tina Sfondeles

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