Man arrested in Weymouth after suspicious items found

Dorset Police attended an address in Portwey Close in Weymouth at about 4.45 pm. A 32-year-old man from the town was arrested after suspicious items were found at the property. Portwey Close remains closed while inquiries continue.

Officers want to reassure the public that they are not at risk.

Rodwell Road is now only partially blocked and traffic is being allowed to pass through.