News Local Police seeking suspect after finding 63 kilos of cannabis

Police seeking suspect after finding 63 kilos of cannabis

Police are looking for the owner of a company suspected of importing 63 kilos of cannabis  that was discovered at a Limassol warehouse on Wednesday.

The drugs were discovered hidden in equipment usually found at  amusement parks in a warehouse in Ayios Athanasios in Limassol.

It was packed in 63 air tight packages that were concealed in a fork-lift type game that operates with a coin

A 53 year old man who was on the premises was arrested and is expected to appear in court on Thursday.

The cannabis is believed to have been transported to Cyprus by ship to Limassol port on Wednesday.

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