A MAN has been charged after properties and a lift were damaged at a block of flats.

The incident took place on Southampton Road, Eastleigh in the early hours yesterday.

A number of residential properties are said to have been damaged, as well as a lift.

Aaron Callaway, aged 39, of Southampton Road, Eastleigh has been charged with two counts of causing criminal damage and one count of possessing an offensive weapon.

He remains in custody at this time.