Robbery at knifepoint in Bormla

A man has been remanded in custody after committing a robbery at knifepoint from a mobile phone shop in Bormla earlier this month.

The 44 year old man is being accused with robbing a shop at knifepoint, that he was in possession of a knife without a license, that he assaulted and employee and left her fearing for her life, as well as relapsing.

The inspector told the court that a total of €1,200 was stolen. The accuses, who’s also a patient at Mount Carmel Hospital, pleaded guilty.