THREE people have been arrested following a disturbance involving a hammer.

Police were called to the incident in West Hill Road, Bournemouth, at 4.26pm on Sunday, February 4.

It was reported two men and a woman were in possession of a hammer.

Officers and ambulance crews attended the scene.

Two men and a woman were treated by the ambulance service.

A man aged in his 30s from Bournemouth, a man aged in his 20s from Bournemouth, and a woman aged in her 20s from Christchurch have been arrested on suspicion of affray.

A Dorset Police spokesperson said: “It is believed that the people involved are known to one another and there is no wider threat to the public.”

The Daily Echo has contacted the ambulance service for details.