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Police granted extra time to to question man

Kent Police have been granted extra time to question a 29-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder in Tonbridge.

Officers were called to Hectorage Road at 7.15pm on Tuesday night. A 54-year-old man was found dead at the scene, along with a 34-year-old man who was taken to hospital with serious injuries. They were believed to have suffered knife wounds.

Detectives say the three men knew each other and officers are not looking for anyone else in connection with the investigation.

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Man arrested on suspicion of murder following incident

Two men sustained injuries in Hectorage Road in Tonbridge Credit: ITV Meridian

A 29 year-old man from Tonbridge remains in custody today following an incident in Tonbridge.

At 7:15pm last night police responded to a call for police assistance in Hectorage Road, Tonbridge. Two men, aged 34 and 54 years-old had sustained injuries, believed to be knife wounds.

The 54 year-old man died at the scene. The 34 year-old man was taken to hospital, where he remains with injuries that are not at this stage considered life threatening.

Two men sustained injuries in Hectorage Road in Tonbridge Credit: ITV Meridian

A 29 year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder.

All three men were known to each and officers are not looking for anyone else in connection with the investigation.

Hectorage Road is partially closed as officers remain at the scene today.

Man arrested on suspicion of murder in Tonbridge

Police have arrested a man on suspicion of murder after an incident in Kent.

Officers were called to a property on Hectorage Road in Tonbridge at 7.15pm on Tuesday night. One man had sustained injuries which led to his death, and another was taken to a London hospital with serious injuries.

A third man arrested on suspicion of murder is in police custody. Officers believe the three men knew each other.

An investigation is being carried out by officers from the Serious Crime Directorate.

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Widening of busy Kent road will put ancient trees at risk

After decades of waiting for improvements to one of the busiest roads in the South East, work is finally set to start on widening the A21 in Kent.

A two and a half mile section of the road between Tonbridge and Pembury is being upgraded from single to dual carriageway. But the work will come at a cost as hundreds of ancient trees will be lost. Watch Andy Dickenson's report.

Tonbridge hosts international judo camp

Some of the world's finest Judo players gathered in Kent this weekend to pit their skills against each other in a 3 day training event. Olympic medallists and World Champions from Japan, Russia and Europe hit the mats at Tonbridge School for a unique opportunity to coach up and coming stars. Andrea Thomas spoke to Judoka Kotaro Sasaki and coaches Carl Finney and Chris Bowles.

Appeal to help find missing Tonbridge woman

Ann Barham-Clayton was last seen early yesterday morning Credit: Kent Police

Kent Police is concerned for the welfare of a 75-year-old woman missing from her home in Tonbridge.

Ann Barham-Clayton was last seen at her Barden Road home in the early hours of yesterday morning and was reported missing soon afterwards.

Ann is white, around 5ft tall and of slight build. She has long auburn coloured hair, green eyes and wears glasses for reading.

It is believed that Ann is wearing a light blue fleece and possibly grey trousers.

Can you help? Anyone with information should contact Kent Police on 101, giving reference 24-0353.

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