A MAN was taken to hospital with head and arm injuries on Friday night.

Police were called to Wimborne Road near St Albans Church around 8.45pm after reports of a robbery.

It was reported that the victim, a Bournemouth man in his 50s, had been pushed over and cash stolen from him.

He was taken to hospital for treatment to injuries to his head and arm, which were not believed to be life changing or life threatening.

Following further enquiries by officers, it was established no offence is believed to have taken place.

No further police action is required.