A 45-year-old man was arrested late on Sunday after causing public nuisance at a Nicosia apartment building.

The suspect was arrested after police received information about a man holding a knife and knocking on the apartment doors of a specific building in Nicosia, threatening its residents.

Officers who arrived at the scene confiscated the knife and a large fork which the 45-year-old had in his possession.

Investigation into the case continues by Omorfita police station.