Patrols have quickly arrested a man after a Gravesend robbery suspect was discovered by a Police Community Support Officer.  

At around 9.20am on Thursday 12 January 2023, a man entered a shop in Valley Drive where it is alleged he stole cash from the till before leaving the premises.

Officers were alerted to the incident and a PCSO located a suspect in an alleyway near Parrock Avenue.

Other patrols attended and the man was arrested and taken into custody. Officers also seized a quantity of cash.

On the following day, Liam Lunt from Gravesend was charged with robbery.

The 23-year-old appeared before Medway Magistrates’ Court on Saturday 14 January where he was remanded to a hearing at Woolwich Crown Court on 13 February.

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By Ed

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