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Kent Police release e-fits in hunt for suspects following raid on Plonkers Wine Merchants in Loose Road, Maidstone.

04 August 2014
by Kent Messenger reporter

Police are still looking for two men linked to a robbery at a Maidstone off-licence.

A shop worker was left badly shaken after the raid at Plonkers Wine Merchants in Loose Road .

Two men entered the shop at about noon on Sunday, July 19, and when one approached the till to pay for a drink, the other went behind the counter, pushed the cashier and stole a small amount of money.

Plonkers Wine Merchants, Loose Road, Maidstone

Plonkers Wine Merchants, Loose Road, Maidstone

DC Jonathan Pearce said: “This incident happened in the middle of the day and I’m hopeful that members of the public may be able to assist with our inquiries.”

Both suspects are white and in their 20s.

One is slim and about 5ft 7in with a ginger wispy beard. He was wearing a black baseball cap and mauve lightweight jacket.

One of the suspects of the raid on Plonkers

His accomplice is around 5ft 10in and stocky with short black hair and wearing a black lightwear, zip-up jacket.

One of the suspects in the raid on Plonkers

Anyone with any information is asked to contact DC Pearce on 01622 604270 or DS Andrew Felton on 01622 604289, quoting crime reference YY/14433/14.

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