Man arrested following an armed robbery

Reference Number: PR_794_22, Press Release Issue Date: Nov 24, 2022
 
Immediate action by the Police led to​ the arrest of a 42-year-old Serbian man after he allegedly entered a residence, tied, threatened with a firearm and demanded money from the two people inside as well as stabbed one of them.

Following the report in Naxxar, the Police went on site, but the aggressor had fled the scene with an amount of cash and other objects. The Police mounted a search and in a short time, the alleged aggressor was found, where he had a firearm in his possession. The Police also found his vehicle, where a knife was found in it.

Duty Magistrate was informed and appointed an inquiry, while Police investigations are ongoing