Four men have been arrested in connection with an attempted theft from a cash machine in a St Dunstan’s shop.
Kent Police received a report at 2.47am yesterday (Monday) that a burglary was taking place in a shop in Canterbury.
During the incident, damage was caused to the front door of the building, and also to a freestanding cash machine situated inside the shop.
Although nothing was reported stolen from the cash machine, a quantity of money was reported stolen from the shop till.
A short time later Kent Police officers, assisted by officers from the Metropolitan Police, stopped a vehicle and arrested four men in Dagenham, Essex.
A 30-year-old man and a 33-year-old man, both from Dagenham, a 30-year-old man from Romford, and a 34-year-old man from Evesham (Worcestershire) were all arrested on suspicion of burglary.
They currently remain in custody while enquiries are ongoing.