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Officers investigating Dartford robbery release image of man

PUBLISHED: 10:29 21 August 2018 | UPDATED: 10:29 21 August 2018

Officers investigating a robbery in Dartford have released an image of a man they would like to speak to. Picture: Kent Police

Officers investigating a robbery in Dartford have released an image of a man they would like to speak to. Picture: Kent Police

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Officers investigating a robbery in Dartford have released an image of a man they would like to speak to.

The incident was reported to have happened on August 11 in Lowfield Street, Dartford, between 7.10am and 7.20am.

The victim was on their way to work when they cycled through a supermarket car park and saw two teenage boys and two girls sitting on a bench.

One of the group called out to the cyclist as they passed.

The victim then turned onto Instone Road and then onto Lowfield Street in the direction of Hawley Road when the chain to the bicycle broke.

One the boys from the group approached the victim before they punched the victim to their face and stole the bike.

The victim fell over and was helped by a passer-by. The bike was then spotted on the floor nearby.

Anyone who recognises the man is asked to call Kent Police appeal’s line for Dartford on 01474 366 149 quoting crime reference number XY/050138/18.

Alternatively, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers in Kent anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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