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Luxury cars targeted in Limassol arson attack

An arson attack in Ayios Athanasios in Limassol destroyed a luxury car while extensively damaging a second.

The attack occurred at around 3.30 am on Thursday morning when an arsonist targeted the Mercedes, valued at €60,000, belonging to a 54-year-old dentist in Morphou Street in Ayios Athanasios.

Flames quickly spread to a second vehicle – a €55,000 Porsche Panamera belonging to his wife.

Despite attempts by the fire services to extinguish the fires, the Mercedes was totally destroyed while the Porsche suffered extensive damage.

Police believe that financial differences were the motives behind the attack and are continuing their investigations

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