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BREAKING: Man, 50, murdered in Maidstone attack

Saturday 1st August 2020

TWO men have been arrested in a Maidstone murder investigation.

A man in his 50s sustained fatal injuries following an incident in Bower Place at 6.38pm on Friday, 31 July 2020.

The victim was taken to a London hospital by air ambulance, where he later died of his injuries.

Detective Chief Inspector Ivan Beasley said: ‘Officers from the Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate have commenced a murder investigation.’ 

The men, who are in their 30s, were arrested in connection with the incident the same evening and taken into police custody.