Paphos police have arrested an 80 year Briton for begging in the Dimotika Bania area in Kato Paphos, the Cyprus News Agency has reported.
It said that police had received complaints about a beggar in the area. A police patrol found a man with wounds on his feet, sitting on the ground, hand outstretched asking for help.
The news agency said the man, a Briton, was arrested. It added that the man had been spotted begging in the area at other times.