Man caught on CCTV stealing drugs from University

Miguela Xuereb

A man was caught on camera trying to steal drugs from the Chemistry department at the University of Malta.

The man, 27, from Ħamrun was charged with attempting to steal the drugs which is kept for testing.

The court presided over by Magistrate Joseph Mifsud turned down his requet for bail and was remanded in police custody.

The court heard how it was not his first attempt to steal the drugs as last 12th June, he was part of a gang caught by security in the toilets of the Chemistry department.