Met Police Flying Squad arrest two in Rusthall

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    Two men have been charged with robbery following their arrest in Tunbridge Wells.

    Both men were detained in Rusthall on Friday by detectives from the Metropolitan Police Flying Squad after an earlier robbery in nearby Fordcombe Road.

    The two men were charged on Saturday and have been named by police as David Kirby (40) of West End in Kemsing, near Sevenoaks, who was charged with robbery and dangerous driving, and Sam Carlton (30) of Bridge Road, Erith who was charged with robbery and refusing to provide a sample for a Class A drugs test.

    Both were kept in custody until they appeared at Bromley Magistrates’ Court on Monday. They were remanded in custody to appear at Croydon Crown Court on August 26.