A LOCAL man was arrested on suspicion of burglary after an attempted break-in in Woodmead Road, Lyme Regis.
Police were called to the scene at 8.47am on Friday, July 27 after a neighbouring resident reported a man was trying to break into a house in Woodmead Road using a drill.
An officer attended and a 35-year-old local man was arrested on suspicion of burglary. He is currently assisting police with enquiries.
A police spokesperson said: “We would like to thank the member of public who contacted us and would always urge local residents to report any suspicious activity they witness to police.”