THIS frightening looking knife was found abandoned in a Bournemouth garden.

Officers from Boscombe's Neighbourhood Police Team were called to an address at Littledown earlier today, Tuesday, April 13.

A Bournemouth police spokesman said: "The knife has now been collected and on its way to Bournemouth Police Station property store.

"This weapon could cause serious harm so please continue to repot via 101 to help make our streets safer or in an emergency 999."