Elderly couple tied up by thief uninjured
A thief who tied up an elderly couple in their home in Tarxien this afternoon escaped empty handed, according the Police.
According to statement released by the Police media relations unit, a hooded thief, armed with a knife, entered the couple’s home in Triq Sqajjaq in Tarxien at roughly 12:30pm.
The robber proceeded to rummage through the couple’s belongings but left the house empty handed.
The couple, aged 69 and 70, remained uninjured.
A magisterial inquiry into the incident has been ordered