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Man chased by police jumps off a balcony

Scenes from an action movie unfolded in Paphos on Friday afternoon when police oofficers pursued a 20-year-old who was driving a stolen vehicle. The officers started the chase when the 20-year-old was driving in a dangerous manner on a busy road, causing a car accident and injuring a 32-year-old woman.

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The chase did not end there as the young man fled the scene on foot, entered a hotel in the area and jumped off a balcony in an attempt to escape the arrest. As a result of his risky actions the 20-year-old was seriously injured and taken to the Paphos General Hospital. Hospital reports say his life is not at risk.

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