Cyprus Mail
News in Brief

Arrest for pharmacy robbery

A 28-year-old man from Bulgaria has been arrested on suspicion of robbing a pharmacy in Paphos.

According to the police, the owner of the pharmacy reported that a thief entered his shop, pushed him and grabbed €20 in cash and 14 pills from a drawer after he refused to give the perpetrator a type of prescription medication.

When the owner tried to call the police, the thief ran to his car, which was parked outside. The owner ran after him but injured his leg in the chase.

The perpetrator, who was arrested at Paphos airport, admitted to the robbery, police said.

 

 

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