A man has been denied bail after appearing in the Gozo court charged with attempting to break into a house in Xaghra, Gozo.
The man is understood to be a 49 year old originally from Columbia whom was caught after the police received a phone call tipping them off about the attempted break-in at Triq Marsalforn, Xaghra Gozo.
Police arrived had arrived at the scene, arresting a man matching the description given by the caller.
The man pled not guilty to the charges and was subsequently denied bail.
The Prosecuting officer was Inspector Bernard Charles Spiteri.