This evening members of the bomb squad have been called close to the area of the Malta Police Headquarters in Floriana after a bomb threat was received.

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Our sources have confirmed that members of the Explosive Ordnance Disposal unit were called in at around 8.30pm to carry out an inspection.

At the moment no information has been given but we will be following the story and keeping you updated as more information comes to light.

UPDATE: 

Thankfully the threat resulted in the negative and everything was back to normal.