CROSSBOWS, throwing knives, throwing axes, air rifles and targets were stolen from an activity centre in Lytchett Matravers.

It is believed that the various items were stolen from Adventure Pirate in Post Green Road some time between 12pm on Tuesday, April 21 and 1.15pm on Wednesday, April 29.

Officers are appealing for help from the public to locate the items that were taken during the burglary.

Police Community Support Investigator Adam Cleaver, of Poole police, said: "We are continuing to make enquiries into this burglary and I am appealing to anyone who witnessed any suspicious activity in the area at the relevant time, or who has any information that could help our investigation, to please get in touch.

"I would also ask anyone who may have come across any of the suspected stolen items to contact Dorset Police."

The victim has since repaired the damage to the container that held the items and installed CCTV cameras in the location to deter future incidents.

Anyone with information in relation to the incident, should contact Dorset Police on 101 and quote 55200060422.

Alternatively you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously by calling 0800 555 111.