Police have arrested a Boy, 13, on suspicion of arson after huge blaze at Rift House Primary School, Hartlepool
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Cleveland Police confirmed the boy who cannot be named for legal reasons was arrested on suspicion of arson this morning (Tuesday 9th May) following a fire at Rift House Primary School on Sunday (7th May).
He is currently being questioned by detectives from Hartlepool Volume Crime Team and inquiries into the incident are on-going.
Police would still appeal for anyone with information to phone 101 or pass information anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers via their website www.crimestoppers-uk.org or by phoning 0800 555 111.