Santa Lucija Murder: Police Hold Press Briefing with the Latest Details

In a press briefing, Police Spokesperson Brandon Pisani said that following the autopsy it has been concluded that the person who was found dead suffered blows to the head using a sharp object, adding that there are signs which show possible suffocation. Pisani also said that due to the decomposing state, the victim has not […]

BREAKING: Body Found in Santa Lucija Apartment

At around 4pm a dead person has been found in an apartmnent situated at Dorell Square Santa Lucija. A spokesman for the police said that the body was found in black garbage bags in the apartment’s bathroom. The Police were called on site after neighbours alerted them about a bad smell. Whilst the Police is […]

Tragedy as man is killed in horror crash in Gudja

A  man from Mellieha has been killed in a horror road accident. Carmel Borg, 67, was hit by a Mercedes that was being driven by a 37-year-old man from Qormi. He dead at the scene. Malta Police said Mr Borg was run over at around 8.20pm on Saturday night while walking close to the entrance […]

Tributes paid to Qrendi schoolboy, 7, after tragic death

Tributes have been paid to a seven-year-old boy who died after being hit by a bulldozer in a quarry near Siggiewi. Nicholas Zammit from Qrendi was knocked down and killed in the tragic accident on Boxing Day. Emergency services rushed to the scene at around 7am but it was too late. Malta Police are investigating […]

Tragedy as man is found dead in Mellieha

A man has died after falling off a wall in Mellieha. He was discovered slumped on the ground in Triq il-Wied ta’ Ruman off the main Marfa Road. Malta Police said officers were alerted at around 10pm on Sunday night. Paramedics rushed to the scene but despite their efforts the man was certified dead. Police […]

Tragedy as Malta police officer dies after choking on food

A Maltese police officer has tragically died after choking on his food. PC Ryan Tonna, 36, reportedly started gasping for breath while eating in a restaurant. The father-of-one, who worked with the police drugs squad, was having a meal after running a marathon in the Italian city of Pisa when he passed away. A Red […]

Emotional tributes paid to Malta’s ‘kindest’ traffic cop

Tributes have been paid to one of Malta’s most respected police officers following the sad news of his death. PC Alfred Sciberras was described as Malta’s ‘kindest traffic cop’. He was well-known for allowing children to sit his police motorbike to pose for photographs. Former police colleagues and members of the public paid their respects […]

Man dies while swimming at Maltese beauty spot

A man has died after getting difficulties while swimming at one of Malta’s natural beauty spots. An extensive search was carried out after three men were reported missing at 4.35pm on Thursday. They had been swimming at the Coral Lagoon near Mellieha when they found themselves in difficulty because of strong waves. The police said […]

Tragedy as man is found dead off Manoel Island

A man has died after he was spotted unconscious in the sea off Manoel Island in Gzira. Police told 89.7 Bay the victim was 26 and from India. He had been swimming and diving in the area. Police were alerted to the scene at around 2.30pm on Sunday afternoon. The Armed Forces of Malta carried […]

Man dies after falling seven storeys in Gzira

A man has died after falling the height of seven storeys from a balcony in Gzira. Malta Police said they were alerted at around 3am on Friday morning in Sir Hildebrand Oakes Street. The victim, 24, from the Netherlands, was pronounced dead at the scene. An investigation into the death is underway.      

Tragedy as man dies at Gozo’s most popular beach

A man has died after going for a swim at Gozo’s most popular beach. Eyewitnesses told 89.7 Bay the 50-year-old found himself in trouble in the rough sea at Ramla Bay. He was pulled to shore by lifeguards but sadly passed away on the sand. A double red flag, warning people that it was too […]

‘Inspiring’ mother dies six days after Gozo horror crash

Emotional tributes have been paid to a mother who has died six days after suffering serious injuries in a road accident in Gozo. Ivy Evison, 41, from Swieqi was described as ‘beautiful’, ‘inspiring’ and ‘amazing’ by heartbroken friends following news of her tragic death. She was a passenger in a jeep that was involved in […]

Malta’s Summer Carnival cancelled after tragic death

Malta’s Summer Carnival has been cancelled. Organisers announced the decision following the tragic death of a Carnival enthusiast from Hamrun. Jean-Paul Bonett, 45, was working on a float at the Tal-Buffalo & Co Carnival Company in Marsa when he was electrocuted and died. Police said the electric shock killed him instantly. Festivals Malta announced that […]

Man dies after being electrocuted by Malta Carnival float

A man has died from an electric shock while working on a Malta Carnival float in Marsa. Police said they were alerted at around 4pm on Thursday. An ambulance rushed to the scene but the victim, 45, had already passed away. It is the third serious electrocution accident reported this month in Malta. Three weeks […]

Three killed in shooting at California food festival

A six-year-old boy is among three people killed in a mass shooting at a California food festival. Stephen Romero was shot dead when a man described by witnesses as white, aged between 20 and 35 and wearing military fatigues opened fire on the final day of the Gilroy Garlic Festival on Sunday, Stephen’s mother was […]

Tragedy as man drowns in the sea at Cirkewwa

An investigation has been launched after a pensioner tragically drowned off the Maltese coast. Saviour Grima, 71, from Birkirkara reportedly fell into the sea while he was fishing near the Gozo ferry terminal at Cirkewwa. He was rescued from the water and taken up to dry land where an emergency medical team tried to revive […]