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Paphos man arrested for possessing a kilogram of cocaine

file photo: german authorities seized more than 16 tonnes of cocaine in the northern port city of hamburg
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A 43-year-old man from Paphos was arrested on Saturday while in possession of a kilogram of cocaine.

Police found 250 grams of cocaine in his car and arrested him.

Following his arrest, police searched his home and found a further 750 grams of cocaine as well as six grams of cannabis.

The man remains in custody while police are continuing their investigation.

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