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Man arrested on suspicion of cocaine possession

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A man was arrested on Monday in Nicosia after 314 grammes of cocaine was found in his possession, police said.

Members of the drug squad stopped the 43-year-old driver in the afternoon following a tip off.

During the search of his car officers said they found 100 grammes of cocaine. The suspect was arrested while his home was also searched.

In his Larnaca apartment, police said they discovered and seized another 214 grammes of cocaine, €117,000 in cash, two mobile phones and a tablet.

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