Home   Folkestone   News   Article

Woman assaulted in attempted morning robbery in Sandgate Road, Folkestone

By Molly Mileham-Chappell

A woman in her 50s was left with facial injuries after reportedly being assaulted in an early morning attempted robbery.

The incident is said to have taken place between 6am and 6.40am on Monday in Folkestone.

The victim was getting something from the boot of her car, which was parked near a church on Sandgate Road, when a man tried to grab her car keys before assaulting her.

Police are investigating. Stock image
Police are investigating. Stock image

Fortunately, a good Samaritan intervened and the suspect ran away.

Officers investigating the case would like to hear from any witnesses, in particular the man who helped the victim at the scene.

Anyone with information should call 01843 222289 quoting reference ZY/032598/18.

Alternatively call 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.

Follow us

Like Us on Facebook

Most popular

Kent Travel News

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