Man arrested after drug find in Floriana

Taqsima Relazzjonijiet mal-Kominità u l-Istampa, Korp tal-Pulizija (CMRU)

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

A 30-year-old man of Gżira, was arrested during the night between Saturday and Sunday after the Police found cocaine in his car.

The police said that the joint operation between the Drug Squad and the Rapid Intervention Unit led to the arrest. The man who had been followed by the police was arrested when he stopped his car at Pinto Wharf in Floriana. A search in his car yielded a substantial amount of cocaine.

The man was taken to the Police Headquarters for further questioning.

The police are investigating the case.

Magistrate Gabriella Vella is leading the inquiry.