Arrests made at Sheffield Wednesday match

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POLICE made arrests after smoke bombs were thrown by fans at the game between Sheffield Wednesday and Leicester City over the weekend.

One woman suffered burns to her leg and needed medical treatment at the King Power Stadium, Leicester.

Police said the smoke bombs were hurled by fans shortly after the start of Saturday’s game.

A spokeswoman said: “Smoke canisters were thrown from one section of the crowd to another.

“Two people were arrested in connection with this and have since been released with no further action.

“A further three arrests were made at the match, one for a Section 4 Public Order offence, one for common assault and one in connection with a football banning order.”