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CUSTODY: Maidstone man Patrick Dilley charged with armed robbery

Friday 20th November 2020

A MAIDSTONE man has been charged following an armed robbery in Maidstone.

Patrick Dilley (31) of Lower Stone Street reportedly entered the shop holding a knife at around 10.20pm on Wednesday, November 18.

It is alleged he stole a quantity of cash from the till and a bottle of whisky, then threatened a shop assistant before leaving the premises.

Mr Dilley was later charged with robbery and possessing a bladed article. He was also charged with a further count of robbery at the same shop on October 19.

Mr Dilley was remanded in custody to appear before Medway Magistrates' Court on Friday, November 20.