Original article from Kent Live
Police have been granted more time to question a man arrested in connection with the death of Julia James.
Julia, 53, was found dead by Akholt Wood near her home in Snowdown on April 27.
On Friday (May 7), a man in his 20s from the Canterbury area was taken into custody.
This afternoon (May 9), police said they had been given a further 36 hours to question the man.
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A search is taking place at a property in Sunshine Corner Avenue, Aylesham, which is linked to enquiries being made in relation to the murder, police have said.
Assistant Chief Constable Tom Richards, from Kent Police, said: "We continue to urge anyone with information, no matter how small or insignificant it may seem, to contact us.
"If you were in the Snowdown area between 1pm and 4.30pm on Tuesday 27 April, please contact us.
"This includes anyone local who may have seen something out of place at the time, or who came across someone who made them feel uneasy – such as feeling compelled to cross the road or change the route they were walking."
Anyone with information is urged to contact Kent Police on 0800 0514 526.
Witnesses and anyone with any other information, CCTV or dashcam footage are also asked to submit details online here.
You can also contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555111, or by using the online form.