A teenage boy arrested in the aftermath of the Shinewater School arson yesterday (Monday) has been released.
The 14-year-old boy was released on bail until Jaunary 22 while police carry out further enquiries.
The teenager who is from Eastbourne was picked up by police hours after the fire which swept through the primary and nursery school in Milfoil Drive in the early hours of Monday morning.
A third of the school has been destroyed which housed classrooms for the years 3, 4 and 5 pupils.
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