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Victim in his 60s taken to hospital after Dartford burglary

PUBLISHED: 08:44 18 September 2017 | UPDATED: 08:44 18 September 2017

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The incident happened on Saturday

A Dartford man was taken to hospital after a burglar stormed into his home on Saturday night.

The victim, a man in his 60s, had his front door forced open in Browning Road shortly before 8.30pm.

Once inside, the suspect, described as white, muscular and around 5ft 10in, stole jewellery from the property.

His victim “was not seriously injured but was taken to a local hospital as a precaution,” according to a Kent Police.

Officers investigating the incident are now urging anyone with information to come forward.

Witnesses can call Kent Police’s appeal line on 01474 366149 quoting reference 16-1283, or Kent Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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