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Knife-wielding robber escapes garage with cash and beer

Credit: Kent Police

Police have released images of a knife-wielding robber holding up a petrol station in Maidstone.

The robbery took place at around 9.40pm on December 12 when a man walked into the BP garage in Sutton Road with a large kitchen knife.

He pointed at the till and demanded it was opened by a member of staff before escaping with cash and a crate of beer.

It is believed that he fled through an alleyway behind the garage.

Credit: Kent Police
  • Anyone with information should call the west Kent appeals line on 01622 604100, quoting reference YY/025225/15. Alternatively contact Kent Crimestoppers, anonymously on 0800 555111.