A number of armed men approached a man in Triq E. Pirotta, limits of Madliena, threatened him and demanded money on Friday evening.
The police said the victim was approached by a number of men holding a firearm at around 19:00hrs CEST. The victim gave the thieves his wallet, which contained less than €500, the thieves then took off. Shortly after the incident a car was found on fire in Pembroke, it is believed to be the escape vehicle.
No one was injured. An inquiry us underway.
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