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A suspected burglar has been charged after a restaurant was broken into in Rochester



Kevin Ward, 45, of no fixed address, has been charged with burglary following the incident which happened in the high street just after 12am on 16 February 2021.


During the burglary the front door had been forced in and cash was stolen along with electronic items and alcohol.


Mr Ward was also charged with theft from a shop which happened at a store in Frindsbury Road, Rochester, on the afternoon of 19 February.


He has additionally been charged with vehicle interference following a report that a man was seen attempting to enter a vehicle parked in Grange Road, Rochester at around 1.40am on 18 February.


Mr Ward was charged with the offences on 24 February and appeared before Medway Magistrates’ Court on 25 February where he was bailed to appear before the same court on 5 March.