Man suffers serious injuries after stabbing at Manoel Island

Police say a 22-year-old man was stabbed on Thursday night after an argument at Manoel Island in Gżira

Manoel Island where a 22-year-old man was stabbed on Thursday night
Manoel Island where a 22-year-old man was stabbed on Thursday night

A 22-year-old Gambian suffered serious injuries after being stabbed during a fight with another man at Manoel Island, the police said.

The incident happened at around 8pm on Thursday and the assailant is still at large.

The police said officers from the Sliema district acted on a report that a fight had taken place in Manoel Island.

Doctors at Mater Dei Hospital later said the young man suffered serious injuries.

The identity of the assailant is unknown, the police said.

Magistrate Simone Grech is conducting an inquiry and police investigations are ongoing.

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