Man charged with try­ing to cause se­ri­ous in­jury to his brother

Malta Independent - - NEWS - Neil Camil­leri

A 24-year-old man from Qormi was yes­ter­day charged with try­ing to se­ri­ously in­jure his brother dur­ing an ar­gu­ment in which knives were used.

Axel Grech, 24, from Ħan­daq, pleaded not guilty to at­tempt­ing to griev­ously in­jure Leon Grech, us­ing a knife dur­ing the com­mis­sion­ing of a crime, threat­en­ing his brother and re­laps­ing. The ac­cused pleaded not guilty.

The two knives used dur­ing the ar­gu­ment were ex­hib­ited in court.

Mag­is­trate Donatella Frendo Dimech granted bail against a de­posit of €2,000 and a per­sonal guar­an­tee of €8,000.

In­spec­tor Kylie Borg pros­e­cuted. Lawyers Franco De­bono and Amadeus Cachia ap­peared for Mr Grech.

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