Cyprus Mail
News in Brief

Knuckle dusters used to rob kiosk owner

Around €2,000 in cash, mobile phone SIM cards and scratch-and-win lottery tickets valued at around €700 were stolen from a 56-year-old man who was returning home at around 2.30am on Tuesday in Aradippou, police said.
According to reports, the 56-year-old, who owns a chain of kiosks, was attacked by two men who punched him using knuckledusters and sprayed him with a harmful spray.
The assailants managed to take the 56-year-old’s briefcase which contained €2,000 in cash, SIM cards worth €500 and scratch-and-win lottery tickets valued at €197.
The kiosk owner was taken to Larnaca General Hospital where he was held for precautionary reasons. He was unable to give a description of his attackers to police.



Related posts

Beer consumption up in July

Staff Reporter

Police crack down on child pornography

Elias Hazou

Reported missing since Wednesday

Evie Andreou

Worker in serious condition after fall from roof

Evie Andreou

Pair arrested for harassing ‘foster mum’ of stray dogs

Staff Reporter

Arrest over phone theft

Andria Kades

1 comment

Comments are closed.