The Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate is carrying out enquiries into a break-in at a shop in London Road, Teynham, at around 5.00am on Saturday 30 December 2023. A vehicle was reversed into the premises and tills were stolen.

Officers are currently investigating whether the offence is linked to three other similar incidents.

One took place in Faversham RoadSeasalter, also on the morning of Saturday 30 December, with two others taking place in the early hours of Tuesday 2 January 2024 in Tyler Hill RoadBlean and Faversham RoadLenham.

As part of the investigation, a warrant was carried out at a property in Faversham on the morning of Friday 5 January in which a 24-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of burglary and other offences, and remains in custody while enquiries continue.

Anyone with information about any of the incidents, or who has relevant CCTV or dashcam footage which they are yet to make police aware of, is urged to call 01795 419119, quoting 46/228353/23. You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously by calling 0800 555111 or using the online form.

By Ed

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