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Paphos man, 38, arrested in Larnaca for possession of cannabis

A man, aged 38, from Paphos, has been arrested in Larnaca for possession of one kilo and 125 grams of cannabis, police said on Thursday.

The 38-year-old was found entering a storage facility in Zygi around 5:20 in the afternoon on Wednesday by the Drug Law Enforcement Unit.

Following a search of his car, authorities found the cannabis stored in a nylon package as well as an undetermined amount of cash.

He is to be remanded in custody by Larnaca court, as police continue investigations.

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