Malta Police Force officials have arrested a man who allegedly set fire to the door of a Hamrun residence. Police were notified of the act on Friday 5 November at around 5:15pm when reports were made on a door catching fire in Triq Alexander.
Civil Protection Department Officers were on site to mitigate the flames and revealed that no one was in the house while the door was burning. Officials within the Arsons Unit of the Major Crimes Squad investigated with the Hamrun District Police, leading to the arrest of a 23-year-old from Birkirkara.
The 23-year-old man will be arraigned in court at 11:30am in front of Magistrate Rachel Montebello.