POLICE are investigating a criminal damage incident after a fire was started at a Dorset football club.

Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward following a reported anti-social behaviour incident this afternoon.

Dorset Echo:

It is reported that a fire was started at Gillingham Football Club at around 3pm.

A spokesman for North Dorset Police said: "Fire started in the dug out at the football club on Sunday May 2 at approximately 3pm.

"We are checking CCTV and speaking to potential witnesses."

Anyone with information is asked to report it by calling 101.