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Dover man arrested following assault and burglaries

13 December 2012

Kent PoliceTwo men - one of them from Dover - have been arrested in connection with an assault in Chartham. 

Police were called at about 12.35am on Sunday to a report that two men and a woman had been assaulted in Shalmsford Street.

Officers searched the area for the two male suspects and after a short foot chase, arrested a 20-year-old man from Ashford on suspicion of actual bodily harm, possession of an offensive weapon and breach of court bail.

Between 1am and 2am the same night, police received reports of burglaries at two properties in Shalmsford Street.

Officers who investigated the incidents have now arrested a 20-year-old man, from Dover, on suspicion of assault causing actual bodily harm and two counts of burglary.

Both men have been bailed until February 21 pending further enquiries.

Witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact PC Kelly Boyd at Kent Police by calling 101.

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