Two suspected robbers have been charged after a delivery driver was targeted near Longfield.

On Monday 14 September 2020, patrols were called to Well Field in Hartley where a man alleged he had been assaulted and his van stolen.

The vehicle was recovered near Cliffe with a quantity of parcels missing from the rear. Later the same day two men were arrested.

On Thursday 25 November, a 28-year-old Chatham man and a 35-year-old man from Gravesend, were charged with robbery and possessing a knife in a public place.

Kent Police

They were also charged with the theft of a Ford Transit camper van in The Street, Canterbury on 13 September.

They were remanded in custody to appear before Medway Magistrates’ Court on Thursday 26 November.

By Ed

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