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.


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He was later released on bail pending further investigations.

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