Man arrested on suspicion of sexual assault at Oakwood School is bailed

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A 73-year-old man from Stowmarket arrested yesterday on suspicion of assault and sexual assault, has been bailed pending further inquiries.

The arrest relates to alleged offences carried out between 1975 and 1996 at Oakwood School in Stowmarket.

Oakwood School, which opened in 1974, operated as a special school for boys with emotional and behavioural difficulties but was closed in December 1999.

The man is due to return to Bury St Edmunds Police Investigation Centre on July 3.