A total of 400 firecrackers were found in the possession of two people aged 18 and 21, who were stopped by police on Sunday for inspection.

According to the police, around 6pm officers stopped the car being driven in Oroklini by one of the two young men.

During the search, police found and confiscated ten boxes containing 40 firecrackers each, which had been purchased in the north.

The two were were charged in writing and released.