Man grievously injured in argument

Reference Number: PR_420_19, Press Release Issue Date: Jul 16, 2019
​A 25-year-old man who lives in St Paul’s Bay has been grievously injured following an argument with another man in Triq Lapsi, St Julian’s, today, July 16, 2019 at about 1110hrs.

Preliminary investigations revealed that the 25-year-old was allegedly injured by a sharp and pointed instrument in his face. He was conveyed to Mater Dei Hospital to be treated for the injuries he sustained whilst the suspect, aged 44, residing in St Julian’s was not hurt.

A 32-year-old woman, residing in San Gwann who was also involved in the argument did not suffer any injuries.

The suspect is still being held by the Police for further questioning whilst Police investigations are still underway.