THREE dogs were seized after police conducted multi-agency operation in East Dorset.

A spokesperson for Dorset Police Rural Crime Team said: “On Friday June 4, officers from the Rural Crime Team entered a location in East Dorset to conduct a multi-agency visit.

“Upon the seizure of a suspected stolen motorhome additional officers from East Dorset Neighbourhood Teams and response teams attended.

“A further vehicle suspected to have been used in cross border catalytic converter thefts and three dogs were seized following concerns for their conditions and welfare.

“The investigation continues.”