Three people have been arrested for their alleged involvement in the beating of a man in Ayia Napa – which had been recorded and posted on Instagram.
The footage showed five men beating another man in Ayia Napa on August 27 on Grigoris Afxentiou Street. Police say a 28-year-old man from Romania, a 27-year-old man from Liopetri and a 47-year-old man from Ayia Napa have been arrested.
They were set to appear at the Famagusta District Court on Thursday where police will request from a magistrate to keep them in remand while investigations continue.
Another two people – a 25-year-old from Nicosia and a 47-year-old from Nicosia – are sought in connection with the brutal attack on August 27. A video of the assault and had been posted on Instagram two days later.
The victim has yet to be located.