RIU called after medical patient gets aggressive in Valletta

A police spokesperson has told Newsbook.com.mt that members of the RIU were called to assist at an incident on f’Xatt il-Belt, involving a medical patient from Mater Dei Hospital.

The patient was inside an ambulance at the time but was reported as being aggressive towards medical staff.

The incident took place around 2.15PM this afternoon and no injuries have been reported.

It is still unclear the age and gender of the patient nor where the patient was being transited from or to.

A spokesperson for the Health Ministry has been asked for comment regarding the incident.

The CEO for Mater Dei hospital, was unaware of the incident and unable to supply information regarding the patient.