A person was found in the sea close to Exiles in Sliema at about 2.45 p.m. According to initial reports, the person was lifeless, but the Police later specified that the person was in danger of dying.
The Police went to the scene, an ambulance was summoned, and the person was brought up on land and transferred to Mater Dei hospital, where the person was certified to have sustained serious injuries. The person’s identity is as yetb unknown.
An inquiry into the case has been opened by Magistrate Caroline Galea. Police investigations are ongoing.