A 28-year-old man has been arrested in connection with an attempted murder in a village in the Nicosia region late on Tuesday. He was later remanded for eight days.
Police were notified at 11.35pm that someone had been injured and when officers went to the scene they found a 26-year-old man lying on the ground.
The injured man was taken to Nicosia hospital where he underwent surgery for an injury to his armpit that appeared to have been caused by a knife.
The incident is being treated as attempted murder.