Balzan shop held up at knifepoint in early morning robbery

No injuries in 6am robbery of Balzan shop where thief makes away with cash after brandishing knife at 49-year-old cashier

A robbery took place at a shop on Balzan’s High Street on Thursday morning, at 6am.

The armed robber brandished a knife and made away with a sum of cash. The victim, the shop’s cashier, 49, was not injured in the robbery.

A search is on for the thief.

Magistrate Philip Galea Farrugia LL.D is conducting the inquiry into the case.