Hold up at Sliema shop – thief was allegedly armed with a knife

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 .