​Man held in connection with thefts from private residences

Reference Number: PR_651_19, Press Release Issue Date: Nov 02, 2019
Members from the Criminal Investigation Department, during an operation against organised crime, identified a 37-year-old Georgian man who allegedly stole from several private residences in Rabat, Attard, Swieqi, San Gwann, Qormi and Zebbug, Malta.

After several days of observation, with the assistance of District Police, an arrest was made in Saint Julian’s and several items which were reported stolen were found during a search in the apartment where the man resided. He will be arraigned in court under arrest later today.

This is part of ongoing investigations by the Criminal Investigations Department in which the aim is to dismantle organised crime groups.