Two men shot dead in Sliema

Updated 01:37 PM

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

Two men have been shot dead in a private residence in Sliema.

A spokesperson for the Police stated that they were found on two separate floors. He added that it is too early to confirm the aggressor’s motive.

Earlier, shots were heard in Locker Street Sliema, in the area known as Qui Si Sana, during the late hours of Tuesday night.

The incident occurred at around 10.15pm.

A news conference regarding this double homicide is expected to take place on Wednesday, a spokesperson for the Police confirmed.

Dr Christian Pandolfino is a registered resident of this property (number 22). This information is available on public planning records.

Footage from the scene shows that the Police and members from the RIU arrived on the scene and closed off the area.

A magisterial inquiry was launched, and is being led by Magistrate Ian Farrugia.