YOUTHS have been hurling eggs at members of the public in Sandbanks and Canford Cliffs.

Poole police have stepped up patrols in the area following a number of complaints.

Members of the Poole Neighbourhood Policing Team have been carrying out checks at several locations in the upmarket area of Poole.

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Locations include a play area and other areas where young people are known to congregate.

A spokesman for Poole Police said: "Following reports of anti-social behaviour involving youths throwing eggs and being a nuisance to members of the public, Poole NPT are carrying out regular patrols around the areas of Sandbanks and Canford Cliffs.

"Please continue to report any issues which are a cause of concern for you in the areas you live."