Another man arrested over Luqa residence arson


Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

A second man was arrested in the past hours in relation to the burning of a residence in Luqa. The incident happened on Triq il-Wilġa on 19 December around 3.30am.

The police said that its Violent Crimes Unit, together with the Luqa District Police have arrested a 39-year-old of Ta’ Xbiex.

The man will be arraigned on Thursday at 10am before Duty Magistrate Ian Farrugia and will be charged with complicity in the crime.

A 44-year-old man of Gżira has already been charged with attempted arson and pleaded not guilty. The man was remanded in custody.