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Man arrested after seen tending cannabis plants

Members of the drug squad arrested a man with 18 cannabis plants in Nicosia on Wednesday.

The 52-year-old man was checking the plants when the officers saw and approached him.

When he noticed the officers, the man attempted to flee but was caught and arrested.

During a search of his home, 102 grammes of cannabis were found.

In a written statement, the suspect admitted cultivating the plants and that the cannabis was his.

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