Man suffers nine stab wounds in Gzira argument

A man was hospitalised with slight injuries after being stabbed nine times during an argument

The aggressor was identified as a 69-year-old Sliema man
The aggressor was identified as a 69-year-old Sliema man

A man was slightly injured after an argument with another man in Gzira culminated in a stabbing yesterday evening.

The brawl broke out on Ponsonby Street at 9:00pm.

The victim, a 38-year-old Gzira resident, was hospitalised, suffering from nine stab wounds.

Later, the aggressor was identified as a 69-year-old Sliema man, who was subsequently arrested.

A magisterial inquiry was opened.

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