Cyprus Mail

Nicosia police arrest man for stash of guns and drugs

handcuffs 06
File photo

Police on Thursday arrested a 22-year-old man in Nicosia for possession of guns, ammunition, and illegal drugs with intent to supply.

According to police statement, around 10.30pm yesterday officers acting on a tip off stopped the car driven by the 22-year-old for inspection.

During the vehicle search, police found a half-smoked joint, a nylon bag containing 25g of cocaine, a small amount of cannabis, and €490, all of which were seized as evidence. The suspect was arrested for a evident offences.

In a subsequent search of his home, police found two pistols, a revolver, €5,555 euros, 264g of cocaine and 25 bullets.

Nicosia police have confiscated all the items and are investigating the case.

Related Posts

Government spokesman denies Tatar claims of stalling on CMP activities

Iole Damaskinos

Autopsy scheduled on body of woman found dead in Paphos

Staff Reporter

Daily News Briefing

Staff Reporter

Cyprus villages welcome more festivals

Eleni Philippou

Extent of microplastic pollution on island’s beaches serious, AKTI says

Iole Damaskinos

Physiotherapists call for four-hour work stoppage on Thursday

Iole Damaskinos