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Paphos: Community leader remanded in custody for theft, abuse of power

 

Paphis district court on Saturday ordered a community leader to be remanded in custody for two days as police investigate a case of theft and abuse of power by a public official.

The man, who is head of the community council of a community in the Paphos district, was arrested yesterday on suspicion of taking €.3,472 from the community’s fund in order to pay sums owed by the fund without submitting any receipts.

 

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