Man stabbed in the leg during burglary in Kinson

A man has been stabbed during an alleged burglary in Dorset.

The victim, in his 30s, was stabbed in the leg in the Kinson area of Bournemouth at lunchtime.

Ambulance crews called police to the property in Wavell Road at 12:15 BST. Armed response officers and the police helicopter joined the search for the suspect who has not yet been traced.

Dorset Police said the victim's injuries were not believed to be life threatening.

The suspect, believed to be known to the victim, is described as white, in his late 20s or early 30s and of slim build. He has missing teeth, short "gingery" hair and beard and a pale complexion.

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