The Wells suffered their first league defeat since 5th October as they were put to a second half sword by a ruthless Sheppey Utd.
Laurent Hamici gave the visitors a 18mins lead when he converted from close range.
Ryan Cheek levelled for The Wells when he headed home a corner on 37mins.
A quick fire treble of goals put the Ites out of sight when Dan Bradshaw 60,66 ( Pen ) and Rob Denness 61 converted to condemn The Wells to their fourth defeat of the season.
With the 3 teams directly below them all losing, The Wells remain in 5th on 28pts.