THE NPAS helicopter assisted with police searches after a man was robbed of his e-scooter in Bournemouth.

Police officers attended the area of Queen's Park Gardens following the incident on the afternoon of Friday, March 5.

It was reported that a man, who was riding an e-scooter, was approached by another man and threatened. at 2.10pm.

The man's e-scooter was reportedly stolen. The victim was not injured during the incident.

A Dorset Police spokesman said: "Officers carried out searches of the area, assisted by the NPAS helicopter.

"Following enquiries, two people were arrested on Grantham Road in connection with the incident. They are currently assisting officers with their enquiries.

"An e-scooter has been recovered."