News Local Three under arrest for Ypsonas fire

Three under arrest for Ypsonas fire

Three persons aged 51, 45 and 43 were arrested and detained in order to facilitate investigations for the fire which broke out at around 13:10 yesterday in Limassol.

The fire, which was under full control around 17:25 destroyed 1/2 sq. km. of land with wild, low vegetation, carobs and olive trees. The fire also destroyed a metal structure and two parked cars, and led to the death of two dogs.

After testimonies for negligent and reckless action against them, two men aged 51 and 43 were arrested. A 45-year-old woman was also arrested after providing false information to a police officer. The Polemidia Police Station is continuing the investigation.

 

https://in-cyprus.com/news/local/ypsonas-wildfire-under-control/

Top Stories

Access to Troodos controlled by Police

The Police announced that on the basis of the Health Ministry decrees aiming to contain the outbreak of the pandemic, tomorrow Sunday, access to...

129 new cases, four deaths announced on Saturday

The Health Ministry announced the death of four persons due to COVID-19. This raises the death toll from the virus in Cyprus to 183,...

Crowding at Troodos; lots of fines by police

Lots of traffic was today seen at Troodos. In order to maintain order but also to monitor that people respected the measures aiming to...

Where to get antigen rapid tests on Sunday 24 January

The Health Ministry announced the following antigen rapid test sites for Sunday, 24 January 2021:   LIMASSOL Parking place Lidl supermarket, Limassol 08:30-16:30 Glafkos Clerides Park, Germasoyia 08:30-16:30 Municipal...

Larry King dies at 87

Larry King dies at 87. Photo taken at his concert at Hard Rock Live in Hollywood, Florida on January 25, 2012. (Reuters)

Taste

Squash soup

Ingredients: 1 kg pumpkin, cut into small cubes, approximately 5 cups 2 medium (400g) sweet potatoes, cut into cubes, approximately 2 ½ cups 1 chopped leek, only...

Mezedes

No visit to Cyprus is complete without enjoying the traditional meal of many small dishes known as ‘meze’. This large feast, which has been a...

Prawns with fried cheese, barley shaped pasta

Put the barley shaped pasta into a small pan with salted water, bring to a boil and when tender, drain. Peal the prawns leaving...

Salmon and shrimp sheftalies

Mix all ingredients for tabbouli in a bowl and keep to one side so flavours can combine. Prepare the sheftalies: wash and soak the casing...