27-year-old shot dead in Imqabba

Updated 09:20 AM

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

A 27-year-old man has been shot dead in Imqabba in the late hours of Wednesday night.

This was confirmed by a Police spokesperson. The incident happened at Triq il-Konvoj Ta’ Santa Marija, Imqabba, at around 11.30 pm.

Upon their arrival the police found the two men in a car. The first indications showed the men had been shot. 

The man was certified dead, while a 17-year-old who also suffered injuries was taken to the hospital for immediate care.

Footage from the scene shows a strong police presense.