A 21-year-old teen has been arrested after setting multiple cars as well as a door of a residential building on fire in Valletta.

According to police, the arrest was made after weeks of investigation and multiple reports of vehicles getting set on fire.

The multiple reports were made between June and September. A total of 3 vehicles were set on fire and another 4 vehicles which were parked nearby got damaged.

The teen was also identified by police last April after setting a door on fire in Valletta.

The 21-year-old is to be taken to court today.