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Man arrested trying to use wrong passport at checkpoint


A Russian man has been arrested for ignoring orders and contempt of court.

According to police, the 35-year-old permanent resident of Paphos was apprehended at the Ayios Dometios checkpoint in Nicosia as he tried to cross to the north.

The man attempted to use a different passport to cross than the one he had submitted to police following the orders of Paphos District Court during the course of a criminal case against him.

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