Armed thief robs shop in Żebbuġ; flees the scene

An masked thief armed with a knife robbed an establishment in Rabat Road Żebbuġ, Gozo. The incident took place yesterday at around 9.45pm.

In a statement, the Police explained that preliminary investigations showed that the thief entered the shop and threatened the cashier, a 57-year-old man from Żebbuġ.

The thief fled the scene after taking a generous amount of cash.

No one was injured during the incident, and police investigations are ongoing.