Se­cu­rity alert over suit­case found in street

Kentish Express Ashford & District - - Team Work -

An unat­tended suit­case found in Ash­ford town cen­tre sparked a po­lice alert.

It was re­ported at 10.15am on Mon­day that the suit­case had been left in the Lower High Street, near the foun­tain.

Of­fi­cers at­tended the scene and checked the bag, but found it empty.

A spokesman said: “Kent Po­lice was called at just af­ter 10.15am on Mon­day to a re­port of an unat­tended suit­case in High Street, Ash­ford.

“Of­fi­cers at­tended and the suit­case was checked and found to be empty.”

The suit­case was taken away by the of­fi­cers called to the scene.

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