Ipswich school triggers inquiry into 'pupil aged 30'
An adult asylum seeker who posed as a 15-year-old student is being investigated by the government.
The Home Office confirmed it will be looking into how the man, who could be as old as 30, was allowed to join Stoke High School in Ipswich.
An age assessment carried out by the local authority found the individual to be over 18, meaning he could now face deportation.
The Home Office said age disputed cases "remain a challenging area of work".
A spokeswoman said: "We are fully committed to safeguarding children and are looking into the circumstances of this case to understand how... read more
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