Dartford shooting

Two people have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a fatal shooting in Dartford last night.

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Woman charged with Dartford murder

Overy Street in Dartford on Tuesday Credit: ITN

A 24-year-old woman has been charged with murder in connection with the death of a man found shot in a street in Dartford

Michaela Sargeant, who is from Overy Street in Dartford, is accused of killing 32-year-old Kevin McKinley.

He was found in Overy Street at 8pm on Tuesday suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to hospital but later died.

Lewis Wickenden, 25, also of Overy Street, has been charged with possessing a firearm, possessing ammunition and assisting an offender.

A further two men were arrested on February 13 in connection with the incident but were both released without charge. Lewis Wickenden and Michael Sargeant are due to appear before Medway Magistrates' Court tomorrow.

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