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CRIME: Ticket office closed following early hour break-in near Maidstone

Monday 15th April 2019

STAPLEHURST ticket office will be closed until further notice today whilst police conduct investigation work.

It is believed a quantity of cash was stolen from the office at around 2am this morning. 

A British Transport Polic spokesman said: "Officers were called to Staplehurst station at 01.49am this morning following reports of a break in.

"It is believed a quantity of cash was stolen, and officers remain on scene this morning as enquiries continue. There have been no arrests made."

Anyone who witnessed what happened or has any information is asked to contact BTP by texting 61016 or calling 0800 40 50 40.