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Arrest after explosives and weapons found

A man was arrested in Paphos on Wednesday evening after police found weapons, explosives and burglary tools in his possession.

A number of searches were carried out in three residences in Paphos and the suspect’s car in the afternoon, during which two guns, a number of cartridges, a knife, a precision scale, a bag containing 1,030 grammes of explosives, two sledgehammers and other items were found.

A warrant was issued against the 33-year-old man and he is being detained to facilitate further investigations.



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