Police on Wednesday arrested three people in Limassol in connection with the alleged possession of illegal substances
When members of the drug squad tried to stop a 45-year-old riding a motorbike he attempted to escape and was allegedly spotted throwing a small bag on to the road. He was stopped and arrested as were two people aged 34 and 43 who were in a car behind him.
The bag, police said, contained white powder weighing 102 grammes, believed to be cocaine. The sum of € 2,000 was found in the car.
The three suspects were later remanded for eight days.