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Update – man arrested in connection with reported criminal damage near Bridport

16 March 2018
Detectives investigating an alleged incident of criminal damage to a telephone kiosk near Bridport have arrested a man.

At around 3.15am on Saturday 24 February 2018 a resident living near to the B3066 at Melplash reported being woken by the sound of an explosion.

In the morning it was established that a BT kiosk had been damaged. Part of the roof had been lifted, the door had blown off and glass had blown across the road.

A 24-year-old man, of no fixed abode, has been arrested on suspicion of criminal damage and has been released under investigation as police enquiries continue.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk, via email 101@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55180029299. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

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