Two men have been charged in connection with a rape in Sittingbourne in the early hours of Sunday (14th July) morning.
Kent Police have confirmed that they were called at just before 3.40am on Sunday to reports of a rape of a 36-year-old local woman in Dover Street.
Maksim Volkon, aged 32 and of Merleburgh Drive and Vitalijs Alehovics, aged 26, of Periwinkle Close, both in Sittingbourne, have been jointly charged with rape.
They appeared before Maidstone Crown Court yesterday and were remanded in custody.
The pair are due to appear before the court again on Friday 2nd August.