A MAN has been arrested after reports of “offensive behaviour” near a school.

Police were called over the “inappropriate” behaviour in Etchingham Road, Eastbourne on Wednesday.

A man was seen at 8.30am when parents and pupils at Langney Primary School and St Catherine’s School were on the school run.

Now police say a 55-year-old man was arrested and released on bail until October 8, with orders not to have alcohol in public and to stay indoors from 8am and 9am, and 3pm to 4pm on weekdays.

Enquiries are ongoing into the matter and police are asking any witnesses to get in touch either online or by calling 101 quoting serial 665 of 09/09.