Cash stolen in armed robbery in Birkirkara

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

The police are investigating a case of an armed robbery in a Birkirkara shop which happened on Wednesday afternoon.

The police said that a man holding a knife entered the shop and demanded money from the cashier at around 6.45pm on Mannarinu Road.

The man fled from the scene.

The cashier, a 20-year-old man of Attard, escaped unharmed.

Magistrate Astrid May Grima is leading the magisterial inquiry into the case.