Man arrested after ‘ram raid’ on school

Police arrested a man after the alleged raid on a Barnstaple school.

POLICE have arrested a 32-year-old man after an alleged ‘ram raid’ on Pilton Community College.

Officers were alerted by an alarm going off in the school around 10.20pm yesterday (Tues).

A police spokesman said it is believed a car was driven into a pair of double pane doors in the technology site.

The car is then alleged to have driven off and the man was later arrested.

He was later released on bail pending further investigations.

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