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Witnesses are sought following a report a shop in Strood was robbed by three men

Witnesses are sought following a report a shop in Strood was robbed by three men.

The suspects are reported to have entered a backroom of the MJ Mini Market, in Darnley Road, at around 7.30pm on Monday 8 March 2021.

Once inside, they assaulted a man before stealing cash and a mobile phone. The victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment and the offenders left the scene on foot.

The suspects are all described as black and being in their 20s.

One is said to have been around six feet tall, of slim to medium build. At the time he was wearing a black jacket and black jeans and is believed to be in his mid to late 20s.

Another suspect is said to be around five feet six inches tall and around the same age as the first suspect. He was of similar build.

The final man is described as being around five feet six inches tall and in his early to mid-20s. He was wearing a black hat and black clothing.

The Chief Constable’s Crime Squad are reviewing the circumstances and would like to hear from anyone who has information of the incident.

Officers would also like to obtain any video footage, such as privately held CCTV or dash cam, that was recorded in the area at the time of the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call Kent Police on 01634 792209, quoting 46/38039/21.