A man who targeted multiple stores including a Dartford corner shop in North Kent has been charged, Kent Police said on Wednesday (February 26).

Faustas Demidovas, 29-years-old, of Black Eagle Drive, Northfleet was arrested in the wake of two separate robberies on North Kent shops.

On one of the occasions, it is alleged Demidovas robbed the Food and Wine shop on East Hill in Dartford with a fake gun.

A spokesperson for Kent Police detailed the three charged he now faces:

"Possessing an air weapon and robbery at Premier Stores in Bligh Way, Strood, on 21 February 2020.

"Possessing an imitation firearm and robbery at East Hill Food and Wine in Dartford on 15 February 2020.

"Attempting to cause grievous bodily harm to a man in Rochester on 21 February 2020," the said.

"He has been remanded in custody to appear at Woolwich Crown Court on Monday, March 23," the spokesperson added.