FIVE persons were arrested in connection with the theft of a number of watermelons in the Kissonerga area near Paphos on Thursday evening.
According to police, the persons were spotted driving to a field and stealing the watermelons. A witness took down the car registration number and notified the owner of the field, who in turn informed police.
Five persons who live and work in Cyprus were subsequently questioned and detained. They denied any involvement in the case.