Man arrested following reported burglary in Boscombe

16 November 2018
A man has been arrested following a reported burglary in Boscombe.

At 9.05pm yesterday, Thursday 15 November 2018, Dorset Police received a report of a break-in at The Cherries Café on Curzon Road. A till was reportedly stolen.

A single-crewed officer attended and, assisted by a member of the public, located two men in Kings Park.

A till and amount of cash were recovered from the scene.

A 19-year-old man from Bournemouth was arrested on suspicion of burglary and is assisting officers with their enquiries. 

Inspector Stew Gates, of Bournemouth police, said: “A full and thorough investigation is now underway, led by detectives from Bournemouth CID. Enquiries also remain ongoing to locate a second suspect.

“We are committed to protecting businesses from suspected burglars and this case yet again demonstrates our 24/7 response to reports that we receive.”

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Dorset Police at, via email or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55180184914. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via

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