A MAN has been arrested at Darlington’s Argos distribution centre on suspicion of grooming a child.

The arrest of the 41-year-old took place on Thursday at the premises on Roundhouse Road, Faverdale.

A Durham Constabulary spokeswoman said: “A 41-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempting to meet a girl under 16 following grooming, and causing a child under 13 to watch sexual activity.

“The man has since been released on police bail pending further inquiries.”