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WANTED: Police search for suspect in burglary and assault at service station

Monday 26th October 2020

POLICE are searching for this man who allegedly carried out a burglary at a service station in Maidstone and assaulted a shop worker.

This CCTV image has been issued after the incident at 12.05am on October 13 2020, when a man forced open the main doors at the premises in Ashford Road while employees were working inside.

A Kent Police statement said: "It is alleged he stole bottles of alcohol and then assaulted a member of staff who intervened as he tried to leave.

"A second suspect then entered and both men left empty-handed after the bottles were dropped on the floor. 

"Officers would like to identify the person pictured in the CCTV image, who they believe can assist with their enquiries."

Anyone with information is asked to call Kent Police on 01622 604100, quoting reference 46/183120/20.

You can also contact Kent Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111, or by completing an online form.