Paphos police are investigating a case of burglary and assault after a 23-year-old reported that he had been attacked and robbed inside his home early on Tuesday.
According to the police, the perpetrator broke into his home as the 23-year-old Kissonegra resident was asleep with his wife.
He threatened to kill him if he did not hand over money, police said.
The perpetrator then beat the 23-year-old and took cash worth €750, and two gold rings worth €900.
The 23-year-old told police that the man who beat and robbed him was a 29-year-old, whom he named.
The case was reported to the police at 3.30am, after the 23-year-old was discharged from the Paphos general hospital.