Over €1,000 stolen in Qormi armed robbery
More than €1,000 were stolen during an armed robbery on a gaming outlet last night, the Police said. The incident happened at around 21:45h in Triq Ħal-Qormi, Marsa.
Preliminary investigations found that the establishment’s attendant, 23, was approached by a hooded and armed person who demanded money.
As soon as the cash was handed over, the robber fled the scene.
Two patrons were inside the outlet at the time, a 76 and a 56-year-old woman.
Further investigations are underway while several experts have been appointed to assist with a magisterial inquiry.