Thirty ferrets have been reported stolen from premises in Harrietsham and police are appealing for information.
The incident happened between 6pm on Wednesday 3 March and midday on Thursday 4 March at an animal rescue centre in Polhill Lane.
Investigating officer, PC Jodie Rayfield said: ‘We believe those responsible would have used several cages and a vehicle to transport the ferrets from the scene.
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‘We are appealing for witnesses who saw anybody acting suspiciously in the area at the time to contact us.
‘Drivers with dashcam or residents with CCTV are also asked to check video footage for anything that may assist the investigation.’
Anyone with information is urged to contact 01622 604100, quoting reference number 46/35671/21.
You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously by calling 0800 555111 or using the anonymous online form.