A theft to the tune of thousands of Euro from a kiosk at the Strand in Sliema last night where a watchman was bound and left for dead, on the ground for about three hours until he was found by an attendant who reported to work this morning.
The watchman is a 35 year old man from Pakistan. He was found lying on the floor, bound with duct tape on his mouth at around 7.30am and was taken to Mater Dei Hospital for treatment.
The man suffered slight injuries and was sent home after receiving the necessary treatment. The thieves managed to open the safe fled the kiosk with thousands of Euro.
A spokesperson on behalf of the Police told TVM that a considerable amount of money was stolen.