Three people have been arrested following reports of burglaries in Gillingham.
Dorset Police was called at around 12.30am on Tuesday 2 November 2022 to a report of a break-in at The Slade Centre in The Square.
Officers attended and obtained details in relation to the incident.
While at the scene, a further report was received at around 1.12am of an attempted burglary at a fish and chip shop in High Street.
A search of the area was conducted and following enquiries, a 38-year-old man from Gillingham, a 41-year-old man and a 43-year-old woman – both from Bournemouth – were arrested on suspicion of burglary. They have all been released on police bail while the investigation continues.
Police Constable George Nash, of Dorset Police, said: ‘Following the swift attendance by officers to the scene, three people have been arrested in connection with the reports.
‘We recognise the impact that these type of incidents have on the community and we are committed to identifying those suspected to be involved.’