Yesterday at around eleven thirty at night, a man was found dead in Triq Dicembru Tlettax in Marsa.
The victim, whose identity is not yet known, but likely is a foreign national, was found dead on the spot by a medical team. It seems the victim had chest wounds made by a sharp pointed weapon.
Magistrate Dr. Victor Axiaq was informed about the case and an inquiry was ordered. Various experts were appointed to assist. This morning a preliminary autopsy is expected to take place in order to establish the cause of death. The police investigations conducted by the Criminal Investigations Department and District are ongoing.