The narrow gauge locomotive which was stolen

A CCTV image has been released by officers investigating the theft of items from a charity near Dover.

On the morning of Wednesday 27 April 2022, thieves broke-in to the East Kent Railway Trust in Station RoadShepherdswell and stole items including a narrow gauge locomotive, a points handle and lengths of miniature railway track.

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Officers want to identify this man

An investigation into the thefts is ongoing and officers have released a CCTV image of a man who may be able to assist enquiries.

Investigating officer PC Tom Booth said: ‘We believe the man in the CCTV image may be able to assist us, and although the picture is slightly blurry, he may still be recognisable to those who know him.

‘Anyone who recognises the man, or has been offered the stolen items for sale, is urged to call Kent Police on 01843 222289, quoting reference 46/81290/22.’

You can also call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or complete the online form.

By Ed

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