Man arrested for Dover Shop robbery

man arrested for dover shop robbery

An arrest has been made following a report of a robbery at a shop near Dover.

Police were called to the commercial premises in Sandwich Road, Eythorne at 7.16am on Wednesday 20 November 2019 when the robbery had just taken place.

It was reported a man wearing dark clothing had entered the premises and demanded money from staff. A quantity of cash was stolen from the till and the man left the scene by car when members of the public intervened.

Later the same morning, officers arrested a 49-year-old man on suspicion of robbery. He currently remains in custody.

Anyone who witnessed the robbery or has any information regarding it is asked to call Kent Police on 01843 222289 quoting 20-162.