Teenagers charged with arson following primary school fire

Cambridge News is reporting that two teenage girls have been charged with arson following a fire a primary school near Newmarket in September.

The 16-year-old and 17-year-old girls, who can’t be named because of their age, have both been charged with arson after damaging Exning Primary School to the value of approximately £200,000 last month.

The two teenagers were arrested within days of the fire that happened in the early hours of Friday, September, 4.

Both were interviewed by officers before being bailed to allow further enquiries to be carried out.

Both answered bail on Friday, October 2, and were charged.

They are now due to appear at Bury St Edmunds Youth Court from 9.20am on November 3.

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