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Three arrested in drug bust

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Three people were arrested by the drug squad in Nicosia on Friday night after police seized 6.1kg of cannabis, authorities said on Saturday.

According to police, after receiving a tip, Ykan stopped a 35-year-old man’s car in Nicosia at approximately 5pm. After receiving his consent, police searched his vehicle, where they found a package containing the cannabis, leading to his arrest.

During their investigations, police also received information about two more individuals involved in the incident, a 34-year-old and a 28-year-old.

After receiving a court ordered arrest warrant, the two individuals were also arrested.

The three suspects are being held, Ykan are continuing their investigations.

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