Cyprus Mail

Man charged for aggressive behaviour after being asked to wear a mask

A 50-year-old man from a Nicosia village was arrested on Friday afternoon after attacking police officers at Larnaca airport for asking him to put on a mask.

The man according to police, was in the departures area of the airport without a mask on.

After officers asked him to put his mask on, he refused and started shouting. He allegedly attacked the officers, leading to his arrest.

He was charged for assault and causing unrest and was released. He is to present in court at a later stage.

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