Police on Tuesday said they have arrested a 46-year-old man on suspicion of child pornography possession and dissemination.

Officers carried out a search in the house of the suspect in the Nicosia district on Monday afternoon, following information by Europol about a specific social network account that possesses and/or distributes material with child sexual abuse.

During the search, police found five mobile phones, two laptops and one USB.

The items were taken for further examinations, while investigations continue by the cybercrime department.