Marsa hold-up thieves steal €1500, getaway car found torched
Two hooded men stole some €1500 in cash during a hold-up at AMG Cold Stores in Marsa at around 15:40h.
The armed robbers, who were wearing black, broke into the company building and stole the money before escaping the scene by a Landrover Freelander.
At the time of the robbery, four company workers were inside the Cold Stores.
The vehicle was driven by another person. The thieves, as well as the getaway driver, were all wearing balaclavas.
The getaway car was later found torched inTriq il-Moll tal-Knisja, near the Marsa power station. The car was reported stolen in August last year and carrying unmatched plates reported stolen last month.
Members of the Civil Protection Department extinguished the fire.
An inquiry is being held while the dity magistrate appointed several experts to assist him in the investigations.
Police investigations are ongoing.