24 year old arrested for possession of 120 firecrackers, duty free tobacco

April 12, 2019 at 1:45pm
Edited by

Larnaca police have discovered more illegal firecrackers, this time in the possession of a 24 year old Limassol resident who was arrested.

In an announcement,  police said they had stopped a car in the Larnaca district, driven by a 24 year old from Limassol.

In it they found 120 firecrackers and a quantity of duty free tobacco. Oroklini police are investigating the firecrackers while customs have been called in to deal with the duty free tobacco, police added.

Police have stepped up checks as they try to stop the use of illegal firecrackers in the run up to Easter.

On Thursday police charged three teens with illegal possession of firecrackers which were found in their car near Pyla.

Read more

Teen driver caught with 40 firecrackers, no driving licence or insurance