Man in possession of illegal explosive material arrested in Ħaż-Żebbuġ

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

The Police have arrested a 34-year-old man after being found in possession of illegal explosive material.

In a press statement, the Police confirmed that the Anti-Terrorism Squad within the Malta Police Force has been investigating the man for a long time.

The arrest happened on Monday in a property in Ħaż-Żebbuġ

The man was also found in possession of several electronic devices and vehicles which were seized by the Police.

The case is being investigated by the Police and a Magisterial inquiry is being led.

The man is expected to face charges in court this afternoon at 12:30 pm.