Police Helicopter Launched After Concern For Man In Dorchester

Published by The Wessex FM News Team at 6:23pm 24th August 2016. (Updated at 7:04am 25th August 2016)

The police helicopter has been spotted in the skies above Dorchester this afternoon.

The police helicopter has been spotted in the skies above Dorchester this afternoon.

At 4.26pm, Dorset Police received a report of a concern for welfare of a man in his 30s in the town.

Officers attended and the man was located near the train tracks in the area of Prospect Road.

The man was taken to a place of safety.