Witnesses are being urged to come forward following a reported aggravated burglary inside a house at The Warren in Whitstable at 7.45pm on 12 February 2024.

During the burglary three men are alleged to have entered the property and once inside used a weapon to assault a man before they stole a large quantity of cash. The trio are believed to have left the house around five minutes later where they were seen running along The Warren and turning left onto Lambs Walk. They are then believed to have got into a black BMW which was seen in the area at the time of the incident.

The suspects have all been described as wearing balaclavas with holes around the eyes and mouth. One suspect was described as aged between 20 and 25 years old and around five feet eight inches tall. He was wearing a shiny light blue tracksuit top with darker blue edgings on the arms and a logo on the top. He also had black tracksuit bottoms and was wearing black gloves.

The second offender was reported to be aged 35 to 40 years old, around six foot tall, and of slim build. He was dressed in a black tracksuit and had a local accent. He was also carrying a black backpack.

The third suspect was described as wearing a darker brown three-quarter length coat. He had a stocky build.

Anyone with information is asked to call Kent Police on 01843 222289 quoting reference 46/24154/24. You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or complete their online form.

By Ed

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