Intensive investigations have resulted in the arrest of a 20 year old resident of Nadur, Gozo, in relation to the arson of two motorcycles.
The case happened on September 2nd when at around 1730hrs, police, along with the Civil Protection Department, were asked to assist in Triq Piju Cellini, Nadur.
Two motorcycles were found parked outside a residence whilst on fire. After the flames were extinguished, police investigations began as an inquiry was opened.
Earlier today, the youth was taken to the Gozitan court under arrest in front of Magistrate Dr Brigitte Sultana. He was accused of having voluntarily burned two motors, whilst also causing damage to a private residence.
The youth admitted to the charges brought against him and was handed a year jail time suspended for three years.