Dorset

Police officer hurt arresting man in Bournemouth

A policeman was injured as he tried to arrest a man in Bournemouth.

Dorset Police said officers were called Christchurch Road in Boscombe at about 14:00 GMT after reports of a man causing a disturbance.

An altercation took place as they tried to arrest the man and one officer suffered a head injury and was taken to hospital where he remains.

A 42-year-old man and and 33-year-old woman have been arrested on suspicion of assault.

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