Detained man tries to hurt himself

CMRU

A man who is currently detained at the Police General Headquarters in Floriana tried to hurt himself on Sunday.

In a statement the police said that the 59-year-old man who is currently under arrest and kept at the Headquarter’s Lock-up attempted to injure himself. However the man did not suffer any injuries as the police took immediate action.

The man was taken to Mater Dei Hospital as a precautionary measure.

The incident happened at around 9.15am on Sunday.

The police are investigating the case.