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CUSTODY: Woman, 31, uses pram to 'steal items from various stores' in Maidstone

Tuesday 14th September 2021

A MAIDSTONE woman has been arrested after allegedly concealing stolen items in a pram.

Headphones, speakers, clothing and a variety of food were seized after officers became suspicious of the woman, who is known to not have a child of that age.

The officer approached the woman in Maidstone town centre and noticed a large number of items, from various stores, had been placed inside the pushchair.

A Kent Police spokesman said: "A 31-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of theft and taken into custody while enquiries continue."