The Nicosia District Court on Thursday sentenced a 31 year old man to 20 days in jail and suspended his driver’s licence for five months for speeding.
He was also handed a 1000 euro fine, suspended for two years.
The 31 year old was caught doing 200 km per hour on the Nicosia-Limassol highway at 2 am on Tuesday. The speed limit is 100 km.
He also underwent an alco-test with a final reading of 23 mg. The legal limit is 22 mg.
He was then arrested and taken to Nisou police station where he remained in custody.