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Woman arrested with 24.7 kilos of cannabis at Paphos aiport

A 30 year old Greek woman was arrested at Paphos Airport on  arrival from Athens on Thursday night after police discovered 24.7 kilos of cannabis in her luggage.

The Cyprus News Agency said police searched her suitcases after a tip off. It said the woman had planned to deliver the drugs to someone who was waiting for her at a Nicosia hotel.

In a separate development also in Paphos, police arrested two 20 year old Britons in Peyia in connection with another cannabis case.

It said police had staked out a rural area in Peyia and saw the two arrive by car and go pick up a plastic container with 18 nylon bags containing 504 grams of cannabis.

Police are investigating.

 

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