A CAR stolen from a business park near Christchurch was discovered in a nearby car park the following day.

Dorset Police have released a CCTV image of a man they want to speak to in connection with the theft.

The car, a black Mini One, was stolen from Bosley Business Park, Avon Causeway, on Wednesday, March 18.

It was found in the car park at Hurn Stores, Matchams Lane, Hurn, the following day.

Police constable Erin Hill, of Dorset Police, said: "We are making enquiries into this theft and have obtained CCTV images of a man we would like to speak to.

"I would urge anyone with information as to his identity to please contact us.

"I’d also like to hear from anyone who saw any suspicious activity in the area and may have information to assist my investigation.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk, via email 101@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55200041636.

Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org