Police release CCTV image of suspected school arsonist

CCTV footage of the possible suspect
CCTV footage of the possible suspect

POLICE have this week released a CCTV image of a man they believe is the arsonist responsible for starting a fire at a primary school.

The attack happened at Elphinstone School over the Easter weekend and started in a gym cupboard, leaving the school with a bill expected to run into thousands of pounds.

Detective Constable Paul Wren, of Hastings CID, would like to hear from anyone who thinks they may know who the person in the picture is.

He can be contacted on 0845 60 70 999.