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Police call for witnesses after arresting a man accused of assault in Short Street, Sandwich

15 June 2014
by Beth Robson

Kent police have issued an appeal for information after an assault took place in Sandwich last weekend.

A man has already been arrested after the incident between 11.45am and 12.15pm on Saturday, June 7 in Short Street. 

Police are investigating an assault in Sandwich

Police are investigating an assault in Sandwich

A Kent Police media spokesman said: "The incident is reported to have occurred in the doorway of the building society after a man was asked to move his van which was causing an obstruction.

"It is alleged the driver of the van assaulted the 42-year-old man who had requested him to move."

A 55-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident and enquiries are on-going.

Witnesses are asked to contact officers on 01304 218182 quoting crime reference number ZY/018738/14.

Alternatively contact Kent CrimeStoppers on 0800 555111.

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