Employee injured during hold up at Zejtun gaming shop

A gaming shop employee was injured when a robber allegedly attacked him with a knife during a hold up.

The hold up took place at around 10.45 a.m. at the Izibet shop which is located Triq il-Ħerba, Zejtun. Witnesses told  tvm.com.mt that the robber, armed with a knife, entered the shop wearing a helmet, and threatened and attacked the employee. The robber, who was wearing dark clothes, was seen fleeing the scene on a motorcycle.

The police are investigating the case and the search is on for the robber.

Meanwhile, an ambulance was called to give medical assistance to the injured employee.