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Woman mugged in Limassol

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Limassol police are investigating a mugging which happened on Tuesday night.

A 34-year-old tourist reported that while she was walking in a street in Limassol at 8.30pm, someone grabbed her handbag.

She asked a 50-year-old man for help and he followed the perpetrator.

However, the thief allegedly lashed out at his pursuer with a knife and managed to flee.

According to the tourist, the stolen bag contained money, her mobile phone, credit cards and various other items.

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