Paphos police arrested a man for being in possession of a stun baton on Thursday evening.
Members of the police force stopped the 24-year-old driver for a routine check in the Kato Paphos area at 10.40pm.
When checking the vehicle, they found a stun baton, used for delivering electric shocks.
The driver was arrested since he did not explain why he was in possession of the baton.
He was released after he was charged on Friday.