A 46-year-old man on Wednesday was remanded for six days by Limassol district court in connection with a large shipment of fireworks.
A second suspect is being sought.
Police said that the previous day, customs officials seized 1,291 kilos of fireworks and firecrackers from a shipping container that had been taken from Limassol port to the importer’s premises.
An arrest warrant was issued against the 46-year-old man, who lives in a Larnaca village, and he was arrested early on Wednesday morning.
The suspect was brought before Limassol district court and remanded for six days.
Police are looking for a second suspect, a 45-year-old man.