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BREAKING: Police launch murder investigation in Maidstone

Tuesday 5th May 2020

Two people have been arrested following the suspected murder of a man in Shepway.

Kent Police was called to a disturbance at a property in Cambridge Crescent at around 9.15pm on Monday, May 4 2020.

Officers and the South East Coast Ambulance Service attended the scene where a man was declared deceased. An investigation to establish the circumstances of the incident has been launched by the Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate and two men, who were known to the victim, have been arrested. 

A Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance Trust spokesman said: "I can confirm that we were in attendance in Maidstone on May 4 and our crew arrived on scene at 10:10pm. The patient was pronounced dead at the scene."

Anyone with information is asked to contact Kent Police by calling 101 quoting reference 04-1448. You can also call Kent Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.


PICTURES: Maidstone murder crime scene