Home   Weald   News   Article

Staplehurst: Police appeal after shed break-ins around village

By Natalie Tipping

Officers are appealing for witnesses after a number of sheds were broken into in a Kent village. 

In the last week police have received five separate reports of break-ins in Staplehurst. 

Security lights have also been smashed at the properties in Maidstone Road. 

Officers are appealing for witnesses. Stock picture.

Officers are appealing for witnesses. Stock picture.

Two sheds were targeted between 4.15pm on Wednesday and 8.55am yesterday. 

Officers later received reports that two more had been broken into on the same dates, between 4pm and 12.30pm. 

Security lights were reportedly smashed between 8pm on Wednesday and 8am yesterday. 

Another light was targeted around 9.30pm on Wednesday. 

No items have been reported stolen in these incidents. 

CCTV footage has shown three people in one of the gardens, where they were seen with a torch. 

Anyone with information can call Kent Police appeals line on 01622 604100 or email west.division.media.appeals@Kent.pnn.police.uk quoting YY/009947/17.

Alternatively, contact Kent Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

Join the debate...
Comments |

Don't have an account? Please Register first!

The KM Group does not moderate comments. Please click here for our house rules.

People who post abusive comments about other users or those featured in articles will be banned.

Thank you. Your comment has been received and will appear on the site shortly.

 

Terms of Comments
We do not actively moderate, monitor or edit contributions to the reader comments but we may intervene and take such action as we think necessary, please click here for our house rules. If you have any concerns over the contents on our site, please either register those concerns using the report abuse button, contact us here, email multimediadesk@thekmgroup.co.uk or call 01634 227989.

Close This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies.Learn More