Fourteen-year-old arrested after Eastbourne school fire

Shinewater school fire SUS-151210-105030001
Shinewater school fire SUS-151210-105030001

A 14-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of arson after an Eastbourne school was set on fire in the early hours of this morning (October 12).

Police believe the fire was started deliberately at around 1am.

Chief Inspector Emma Brice said, “We would like to speak with anyone who may have seen or heard something suspicious in the area.

“Witnesses can email or call 101 quoting reference 0033 of 12/10.”

More details to follow.

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