Photo of the stolen statues – Kent Police

Three bronze statues have been stolen from a property near Tenterden.

It was reported that at around 8.45pm on Sunday 3 January 2021, the large statues weighing around 200 to 300 kilos were stolen from the grounds of a property in Budds Lane, Wittersham. Damage was also caused to the gate.

Patrols attended the area where two of the statues were recovered from a ditch near the victim’s property.

A vehicle was also reported damaged nearby.

Officers are appealing for witnesses to the theft, or anyone who might have seen a Land Rover Discovery in the area at the time of the incident.

Witnesses should call Kent Police on 01843 222289 quoting 46/1474/21.

You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers in Kent anonymously on 0800 555 111, or by visiting www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

By Ed