Cyprus Mail

Two more women arrested in trafficking case

POLICE on Thursday arrested two more women in connection with an investigation into a suspected prostitution operation in Limassol.

The two suspects, both foreign nationals, aged 30 and 50, are expected to appear before a court on Friday where police will ask that they be remanded in their custody.

Three individuals have already been arrested in connection with the same case: two Greek men, aged 52 and 60, and a 36-year-old Moldavian woman.

Police are expected to ask for an extension on their remand.

Acting on a tip, last Wednesday police in Limassol searched 14 apartments in three locations. They discovered and seized as evidence €1,640 in cash, a large number of condoms and mobile phones, four grams of cannabis and a number of credit cards.

Police had also identified four women believed to have been victims of human trafficking.

Related posts

Thunderstorms cause flooding, fires, power outages

Peter Michael

Parents seek funds to help toddler son beat rare muscular disease

Peter Michael

UN envoy expected to visit in September

Staff Reporter

Russia says Kyrenia priest was never ordained by Russian Orthodox Church

Staff Reporter

Govt fires back at Akel over money laundering claims

Elias Hazou

Wanted man

Staff Reporter