Police on Saturday announced that they arrested three people on Friday, after a number of items, including money, were stolen from cars in Larnaca and Nicosia.

The police said that a complaint was made to them by a 64-year-old man who stated that on April 26, unknown persons stole €400 euros from his car. The car was parked and left unlocked in Nicosia.

During investigations, testimony emerged against a 32-year-old woman and a 27-year-old man. The pair were subsequently apprehended on Friday after arrest warrants were issued. Both were then formally charged and released to be summoned later.

What is more, on April 8, a separate complaint was made to the police by a 68-year-old woman, saying that unknown persons stole from her car, which was parked somewhere in Larnaca. The culprits stole two bags containing her personal belongings, a mobile phone and €50 in cash.

During the investigation of the case, testimony emerged against a 26-year-old man, who was arrested yesterday on a judicial arrest warrant and taken into custody.