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Officers from Kent Police have arrested a 16-year-old boy following an attempted burglary.

Police were called to a shop in Mortimer Street, Herne Bay just before midnight (Monday 9th October) to reports that someone had smashed a glass panel of a shop door.

In the early hours of Tuesday morning (10th October) officers arrested a 16-year-old boy in Canterbury Road, Herne Bay. He was from the local area.

The boy remains in police custody.