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CCTV after attempted robberies

Police investigating two serious incidents in Hythe and New Romney have released CCTV footage of two men they would like to trace.

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CCTV footage released after hotel bomb claim

Police investigating two serious incidents in Hythe and New Romney have released CCTV footage of two men they would like to trace.

Just before 10.30am on Friday 28 September 2012, a man entered the Hythe Imperial Hotel in Princes Parade, Hythe and made threats towards a member of staff.

He then demanded to see the manager and it was reported he produced a handgun, allegedly demanded a large amount of money and claimed there was a bomb in the hotel before leaving.

No device was found after the hotel was evacuated.

The suspect is described as in his 60s, white, of medium build, with grey receding hair, tanned complexion and blue eyes. He was wearing a beige raincoat, dark coloured trousers, a smart shirt, smart black shoes and was carrying a dark coloured bag with a handle and strap.

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