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Man allegedly attacked after setting fire to school

Published:Thursday | June 22, 2017 | 6:00 PM

A man said to be of unsound mind has been taken into protective custody after he was allegedly attacked by residents of Arcadia in St Thomas who claimed he set fire to a school in the community, last night. 

It is reported that about 11:50, the infant department of the Arcadia Primary and Infant School was burnt to the ground. 

It’s reported that residents accused the man, said to be of unsound mind, of setting fire to the school and attacked him. 

He was reportedly rescued by police and taken to the station.