A person mentioned he was jumped by one other man, who grabbed his arm and pulled off his costly watch, making off on a scooter, in Sliema, on Sunday, in the midst of the day.
The person shared his expertise within the Fb group, ‘Sliema Residents’, asking for individuals to be extra vigilant.
He mentioned he had simply walked out of a butcher’s store situated on Dingli Avenue and was making his strategy to his automobile on the alternative facet of the highway. The thief, he mentioned, had an confederate ready for him on the scooter, and each have been carrying helmets and surgical masks.
The person sharing his expertise mentioned he tried to battle off the thief however he managed to get away. The sufferer famous that he didn’t undergo any accidents.
He additionally mentioned that he had made a police report concerning the incident and praised the police.
The publish attracted lots of feedback from Sliema residents, and those who frequent the world frequently, with many noting Sliema, and Malta usually, is not secure.
Many commented on the truth that the incident occurred in the midst of the day, on such a busy highway. It was additionally famous that lots of aged individuals stay within the space, with some even expressing their concern for his or her aged relations.
Some even recounted their very own expertise of petty theft however most expressed their fear concerning the island’s dwindling security ranges.