Man gets suspended sentence for injuring pregnant former partner

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Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

A 39 year old man from Fgura, has been given a suspended sentence for admitting to attacking his pregnant former partner.

The woman is understood to have sustained slight injuries during the argument.

In court today, the Magistrate Claire Stafrace Zammit gave the man a 9 month sentence, suspended for 18 months.

The court also ordered he be prohibited from going near the woman and will also be receiving help for alcohol addiction from a probation officer.

The prosecuting officer was Inspector Roderick Attard.