Three persons have been arrested after an alleged assault took place in Bormla, which left a 36-year old man at risk of dying after he was repeatedly stabbed with a sharp weapon.
On Sunday at around 0815hrs, a 36 year old resident of Imsida entered the Bormla police HQ, stating that he has just been assaulted in Triq il-Madonna tal-Grazzja, Bormla.
He was given immediate medical assistance and taken to Mater Dei Hospital, where he was certified as having suffered serious injuries.
Prelimianary investigations showed that the man was in the residence where an argument had taken place, where he was allegedly assaulted by three men who fled the scene after doing so.
Intensive investigations resulted in finding the aggressors: two 33 year olds and a 34 year old all residents of Bormla. They were arrested and have been under questioning in the Floriana lockup.
An inquiry has been opened and investigations are ongoing.