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Arrest after suspect linked to weapons cache

A 35-year-old from Nicosia was arrested in the early hours of Friday after police said evidence linked him to a revolver, cartridges, and firearm magazines found by officers in a Larnaca home.

According to Larnaca police, a revolver,10 cartridges of an unknown diameter, 15 full cartridges for an automatic firearm, and eight magazines for various firearms were found on Thursday in a home in Larnaca.

Police said that after securing evidence linking the 35-year-old to the cache, the suspect was arrested though no further evidence was found in his Nicosia residence.

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