Updated: Argument in Tarxien; 1 seriously injured

Updated 30th August 08.09am

A man was seriously injured in serious argument in Tarxien at around 9pm.

A spokesperson for the Police confirmed with Newsbook.com.mt that the incident happened at Triq Bjaġju Galea and 10 Syrians were involved, all residents in Malta. Their ages varied from 21 to 32 years and metal and wooden weapons were used, as well as a sharp weapon.

Members of the Rapid Intervention Unit were called on site as well as an ambulance to assist a 23-year-old injured youth from Ħamrun. All those involved were arrested.