Man charged with Gozo theft denied bail

A 31-year-old resident from Kerċem was arrested after being accused of theft.

Appearing in Court before Magistrate Sultana the man was accused of committed an aggravated form of theft during the operational period of a suspended sentence and of violating the conditions of his release on bail. The theft was committed today at around 3am in Triq ix-Xagħri, Kerċem.

The man was also accused of violating a treatment order and of recidivism.

The accused pleaded not guilty to the charges and was remanded in custody.