Last night at around. 7.30pm, the Police were informed that a hold up had taken place in Rudolph Street, Sliema.
They went immediately on the scene and from initial investigations it appears that the man, who was allegedly armed with a knife, entered the shop and demanded cash from the cashier, a 23-year-old woman.
The man fled from the scene with the cash. No one was injured.
The Police investigations by officers from the Sliema police station continue .