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CCTV APPEAL: Car with false number plates linked to Maidstone fuel theft

Wednesday 2nd December 2020

A CCTV appeal has been isued by officers after a motorist reportedly travelled on false number plates to pay for fuel in Maidstone.

The alleged theft happened at around 8.30pm on November 15 2020 at a service station on Sandling Road.

Investigating officer, PC Ben Jeffrey said: "We believe the vehicle involved may have been displaying a false registration number.

"We are now issuing a CCTV image of a man who may be able to help us with our enquiries. Whist the man is wearing a mask, we are hoping somebody will recognise him and contacts us."

Anyone with information that may assist the investigation is asked to call Kent Police on 01622 604100, quoting reference 46/205645/20.

You can also call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or complete the online form.