Cyprus Mail
Crime

Suspected church burglar arrested 

Police arrested a man in connection with a theft from a chapel near Protaras in the early hours of Wednesday.

Around 20 minutes after midnight, the alarm system at the chapel sounded. Police went to the church and spotted a 36-year-old man in a car who was moving around suspiciously, they said.

They searched the vehicle and found various burglary tools and a small sum of money.

The suspect, a resident of Nicosia, allegedly admitted stealing from the chapel when he was questioned.

Related posts

Nobel prize winner calls for end to party influence at launch of new movement

Evie Andreou

Akel says it fears whitewash in ‘spy van’ probe (Updated)

Staff Reporter

Test of jamming system in prison causes Ayios Andreas phone shut down (Updated)

Nick Theodoulou

Health minister confident Gesy hiccups can be overcome

George Psyllides

More awards for South African Cypriot sibling maths geniuses

Annette Chrysostomou

Mayor to meet planning authorities over developer’s request to expand Coral Bay resort

Bejay Browne