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Paphos: Drunk driver verbally attacks, hits police officer

Paphos police placed a 54 year old man under arrest last night after he physically and verbally attacked a police officer, philenews reports.

The incident took place during traffic police regular checks.

According to the police, the drunk driver refused to provide a sample for alcotest even though in the preliminary check police had found 70mg of alcohol in his bloodstream when the maximum allowed is 22mg.

The man then hit a police officer which led to his arrest.

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