Girl arrested in Kerikeri school arson case

Police have arrested a teenage girl in relation to last weekend's fire at Kerikeri High School.

The fire in the early hours of Sunday morning destroyed one classroom and damaged others.

The 15-year-old girl was to appear in Kaikohe Youth Court on Thursday, charged with arson.

The school re-opened on Thursday morning, after a three day clean-up of the damaged buildings.

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