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Paphos: 62 year old man arrested for attempted abduction of 14 year old girl

Paphos police have arrested a 62 year old non-Cypriot man as they investigate a complaint he had tried to abduct and seduce a 14 year old  girl, philenews reports.

It said the man, who is a permanent resident of Paphos, stopped a 14 year old Greek Cypriot girl on the road on Tuesday evening and suggested they drive to Ayia Napa.

The girl fled, went home and informed her father whom reported the incident to police.

Police tracked down the man and arrested him.

But philenews said the father had got there before police and there was an altercation and the suspect was taken to hospital

 

 

 

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