A 27-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday in connection with the injuries to a 28-year-old tourist who was found on the street unconscious and with head injuries early in the morning.
The man, who is in critical condition at the Nicosia general hospital, was located lying unconscious on Kolpos Korallion street at around 1.30 am. He initially appeared to be drunk, but after being transferred to the Paphos hospital he was diagnosed with traumatic brain injury.
Due to the severity of his condition he was taken to the Nicosia general hospital.
Later in the day, the 27-year-old man was arrested in connection with the case.
Police are continuing investigations.