Man charged with murder following shooting – national

A MAN has been charged with murder after another was shot dead in a residential street in Kent.

Tuesday, 19th March 2019, 8:03 am
Updated Tuesday, 19th March 2019, 8:11 am
Police

Andrew Jenkins, 54, from Rochester, was found with a gunshot wound and pronounced dead when police and paramedics were called to Cambridge Crescent in Maidstone shortly before 11am on Sunday.

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Jeffery Mills, also 54, who lives in the street and knows the victim, was arrested and has since been charged with murder, possession of ammunition without a firearms licence and two counts of possession of a prohibited weapon, Kent Police said.

He was remanded in custody and is due to appear at Medway Magistrates' Court on Tuesday.