Home   Medway   News   Article

Man in his 20s arrested after suspected armed robbery in Rochester

By Amy Nickalls

A man in his 20s handed himself into Medway Police Station and was arrested in connection with a robbery in Strood.

Kent Police launched a CCTV appeal on November 2 after the incident on September 22.

The robbery is reported to have happened between 8pm and 8.30pm.

Police have arrested the suspect. Stock image
Police have arrested the suspect. Stock image

The victim was approached outside a bus stop in Strood High Street and offered a lift home.

Both men walked to Aldi car park, entered a car and drove to Borstal Road.

The suspect stopped the vehicle and allegedly threatened the victim with a knife and demanded a quantity of cash before leaving the car.

The arrested man has been released under investigation pending further enquiries.

Anyone with information about the incident can call the Kent Police appeal line on 01634 792209 quoting reference number XY/48508/17.

Alternatively, contact Kent Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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