Kent boy arrested over 'St Simon Stock school arson'

A teenager has been arrested in connection with an arson attack at a Kent school.

The 16-year-old, from Chatham, was questioned by police over the incident at St Simon Stock Catholic School in Oakwood Park, Maidstone.

Kent Fire and Rescue Service was called to a small fire in the science block of the school at 0700 BST on Wednesday.

A spokeswoman for Kent Police said the boy had been bailed until 27 July while further inquiries were carried out.

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