Please find attached the latest Rural report and the Winter 2019/20 edition of Rural Matters Magazine from the Kent Police Rural Task Force.
Including local news to include:
Rural-Matters-17.pdf (13 downloads) Rural-Matters-17.pdf (13 downloads)
PC Goodsall deployed Drone at a Site near to Sittingbourne and located a stolen Transit Van in woodland and a suspected stolen red quad. Also located 4 burnt out vehicles in the location left in situ awaiting vehicle examiners visit.
RTF officers attended location near to Sittingbourne where stolen property being stored in barn. They located a White Ford Transit. Checks conducted on the VIN and established the van as outstanding stolen van from London. Vehicle recovered.
A sheep attack in Staplehurst area. 12 sheep were dead and 5 injured. Two dogs were sighted in the field at the time of the attack. Dogs suspected to be involved: 1 all black bull terrier x lurcher dog which had sheep wool in its mouth 1- tan coloured saluki/lucher dog with a white tip to the tail. The black dog was sighted running to a location. Swabs taken of the dead sheep. A site visit planned where the dogs are suspected to have come from, investigation continues.