Breaking KENT Westgate-on-Sea

Information is being sought after two people were assaulted in Westgate-on-Sea


Kent Police was called at 1.50am on Friday 26 February 2021 following a report that a man and a woman had been assaulted in St Crispin’s Road.

Officers attended along with South East Coast Ambulance Service and a man with arm injuries and a woman with a head injury were taken a local hospital. The male victim has since been discharged.

It is reported that, at around 1.40am, two men in balaclavas had assaulted the two victims outside a property in the street before running away.

One of the assailants is described as white, around five feet, eleven inches tall and was wearing dark sportswear clothing. The second man is described as wearing similar clothing, but was taller and of larger build.

An investigation into the incident is ongoing and officers are urging anyone who saw what happened, who has dashcam or CCTV footage that may assist, to call them on 01843 222289, quoting 46/31912/21.