THE body of a man has been found in a Bournemouth alleyway. 

Police responded to a report from the ambulance service that a man had been found unresponsive in an alleyway at the end of Shelbourne Road in Charminster at 3.13pm on Friday, January 14. 

Very sadly the man, in his 50s, died at the scene.  

A police cordon was put in place to establish the circumstances of the death.

Following initial enquiries, the death is not being treated as suspicious.

The man's next of kin has been informed and HM coroner has been notified.