Police seize drink and drugs from kids at Charmouth

Youngsters, aged 12 and 13, found behind beach huts with sherry, cider and cannabis

POLICE have seized drink and drugs from four young boys at Charmouth.

Lyme Community Beat Manager PC Richard Winward was called to the resort after reports that the youngsters were behind beach huts with alcohol and cannabis.

A bottle of sherry, a bottle of cider and a bag of herbal cannabis were confiscated form the youths – two aged 12 and two aged 13.

PC Winward said three were local youngsters and the fourth came from North Dorset.

The 12- year-old, with the cannabis, would be interviewed at a later date, he added.