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URGENT APPEAL: Police search for 'injured man' following weapon attack

Friday 20th May 2022

POLICE are searching for a man who may be injured following a disturbance near Maidstone.

Police were called to a location in Cascade Close, Marden, at around 6.50pm on May 19 to reports a man had been assaulted.

It is believed the victim was involved in an altercation with two other people and may have sustained injuries after an assault with weapons.

The victim was reportedly chased in the direction of Admiral Way.

Despite extensive enquiries, including the use of a police drone to help search the local area, the welfare and whereabouts of the victim remain unclear.

An 18-year-old man and a 16-year-old boy have been arrested on suspicion of assault.

Anyone with information concerning the victim is urged to call 999. If you have any other details which may assist the investigation, contact Kent Police on 01622 604100, quoting reference 46/95758/22.

You can also contact Crimestoppers, anonymously on 0800 555111 or by using the online form on their website.