Police appeal in Dartford bank robbery suspect

PUBLISHED: 16:10 01 July 2013 | UPDATED: 16:11 01 July 2013

Police have released a description of a man they want to speak to in connection with a Dartford bank robbery.

The Co-operative bank in Hythe Street was raided at around 10.20am on Thursday morning (June 27) and the offender made off with some cash.

He is described as black, between 16 and 30, around 5ft 7in tall with an afro haircut and a slim build.

The gentleman was wearing a black vest, black shirt and dark trousers and was carrying a black bag.

Investigating officer Det Con James Crouch of Kent Police said: “This incident left the bank employees shaken and we are following up every possible line of enquiry.

“I’d ask anybody who recognises the man from this description, or anybody who thinks they have some information about the robbery, to come forward.”

Anyone with information should call 01474 366072, quoting crime reference XY/19654/13 or call Kent Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 to remain anonymous.

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