Rapid Intervention Unit police officers a short while ago arrested a man who was armed with a firearm at Għargħur.
TVM followed exclusively the operation in Triq Stiefnu Zerafa shortly after 3.00 pm.
The Police intervened after they were informed about a suspected car parked on the side of the road with a person in it.
Three RIU vehicles were immediately on site and held the man from escaping. During a search in his car a revolver and two knives were found. It is not excluded that the man was about to commit a robbery.
The arrested individual was taken to the Naxxar police station for further investigations.