Man arrested after Paceville fight

A French student will remain in Malta after he was arrested following an argument in Paceville, in which he injured a Maltese national.

The incident took place on Friday morning at around 3.00am next to Baystreet.

The 24-year-old French national explained that he was drunk when the alleged victim bumped into him.

He is being accused of causing serious injuries, being drunk in public and of disturbing public peace. The accused allegedly punched the victim, broke a glass bottle and attacked him with it.