Charterhouse pupil arrested over pornography allegations

A pupil at the Charterhouse School in Godalming in Surrey has been arrested over child pornography allegations. Charterhouse is one of Britain's top public schools. It is believed his computer and other materials were taken away. The 16-year-old boy has since been released on bail.

"A 16-year-old boy was arrested in Godalming on March 22 on suspicion of making indecent images of a child. Following interview he has been released on police bail."

– Surrey Police

"Charterhouse confirms that a pupil has been questioned by the police about material alleged to have been found on a computer."

– Charterhouse School spokeswoman