Update: Man shot dead in Hal Far
Ronald Galea 65-year-old man from Birkirkara was shot dead at around 16:30h this evening outside Factory 11 atHal-Far Industrial Estate close to Ghar Hasan.
Factory 11 houses the meat processing company Continental Meat Co Ltd owned by Mr Galea.
Preliminary reports said that the man, was found lying on the ground behind a Ford Mondeo car after having been shot possibly up to nine times.
Duty Magistrate Edwina Grima is holding an onsite inquiry and officers from the Homicide Squad are investigating.