A 21-year-old man was found injured on Locker street in Sliema, after an argument occurred in flats close by.
The incident occurred at 4.45pm. The man seemed to have tried to escape the flat.
While the victim is a 21-year-old male, the alleged aggressor seems to have been a 14-year-old boy, who is also under shock. Inside the flat, the police found blood.
The man was taken to hospital.