Cyprus Mail
Cyprus

Bases police say found guns an explosives in car, two arrested

File Photo: CNA

British bases police arrested two men on Tuesday morning after finding guns and explosives in their vehicle, they said.

Initial reports suggest that the vehicle was under surveillance by Cypriot police, who notified their bases counterparts when the two men had entered their jurisdiction.

Patrol cars belonging to the bases police stopped the vehicle. Two people were inside. After searching the car, they found several guns as well as explosive material.

The two suspects, one of which has a criminal history, police said, were arrested and driven to the bases police station for questioning.



Related posts

Coronavirus: One death, 254 new cases, 35 from Nicosia care home (Updated)

Staff Reporter

Coronavirus: 254 new cases, one more death

Staff Reporter

Eight defendants in Chlorakas killing released on bail

Staff Reporter

Coronavirus: Rapid tests sites for Thursday

Staff Reporter

Forestry department hits back over Ayia Napa hotel leases

Staff Reporter

Buffer Fringe festival continues with events both sides of the divide

Eleni Philippou