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APPEAL: Two men 'distracted elderly man' during Maidstone burglary

Tuesday 10th September 2019

DETECTIVES are investigating a burglary in Maidstone.

The inicident, which is reported to have taken place on Monday, September 9 2019, happened in Queens Road, Maidstone.  

A spokesman for Kent Police said: "It is alleged two men entered a property between 2.30pm and 3pm and distracted an elderly man, before one of the suspects carried out a search of the property.

It is not believed any items were stolen. Crime scene investigators have attended and carried out a forensic examination of the property. Officers have also conducted house-to-house enquiries and are reviewing any possible CCTV opportunities."

Anyone with information is asked to call Kent Police on 01622 604100, quoting reference 46/174002/19.