Man charged with stealing mobile phone & wallet

Police have arrested and charged a man with robbery after another man's wallet and mobile phone were stolen in Margate.

Kent Police said the theft happened on Union Row in the town on Saturday 20th May. Thirty-one year old Marcus Turner, who is homeless, was detained on Sunday 21st May, charged and then remanded in custody. He is due to appear before Medway Magistrates Court via videolink today.

A 28-year-old woman from Margate who was arrested in connection with the same incident has been released pending further enquiries.