Man arrested after burglary

A Sittingbourne man's been arrested after a Boxing Day burglary in Kemsley.

Sittingbourne man arrested

A 20 year old man's been arrested after reports of a burglary in Kemlsey on Boxing Day.

Police were called at 2.15am to a house on Beauvoir Drive where a couple had heard a noise downstairs and reported seeing a man leaving through the front door. He's thought to have run towards Edyngham Close.

The police helicopter was scrambled along with ground police and a dog unit as a short chase ensued. The man was found empty-handed in a bin at the back of a house on Gregory Close.

A Sittingbourne man has been arrested on suspicion of burglary and bailed until February.

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