A 26-year-old man arrested by police at Paphos airport for forgery and impersonation was remanded on Sunday for three days.

According to the police, the 26-year-old had presented himself at the airport on Saturday at 10.30pm with a French identity card, bound for Germany.

The check revealed that the document in his possession was forged. After being interrogated, he confessed to his true age and nationality.

Paphos CID are continuing investigations.