Maidstone town centre is cordoned off this morning after an overnight incident.Jubilee Square and the top end of the High Street have been cordoned off by police.A Maidstone Urban Blue Bus can be seen parked on Jubilee Square next to the Victoria statue and seems to be the centre of police activity.Forensic officers arrived just after 8am and entered the area by the bus which has been shielded from public view with tarpaulins.Police have so far not given any indication of the nature of the incident, but neighbours say they heard reports a man was stabbed at around 2.30am.A large number of police officers remain at the scene this morning.Kent County Council workers have arrived and re-enforced the police scene-of-crime tape with plastic barriers and No Entry signs.The High Street is a key route for a number of bus services, so passengers should expect some delays, while drivers find alternative routes.More details as we get them…Read more: For the latest Maidstone news
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