Murder probe after man found dead in Boscombe

Police cordon
Image caption A cordon remains in place at the property on Sea Road

A man and woman have been arrested on suspicion of murder after the death of a 22-year-old man in Bournemouth.

His body was discovered by police in a flat on Sea Road, Boscombe, at about 12:00 BST.

A 25-year-old man and a 20-year-old woman, both from Bournemouth, were arrested in Weymouth shortly before 16:00.

The property remains cordoned off while investigations around the scene continue.

Det Ch Insp Stewart Balmer said: "We are still building a picture of exactly what happened earlier today,

"If anyone saw or heard anything suspicious in the Sea Road area of Boscombe or has any other information that could be useful, I would urge them to please get in touch."

Image caption The man's body was discovered about midday

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