32 year old remanded for assaulting Paphos shopper

October 24, 2018 at 12:21pm
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A 32 year old man was remanded in custody for two days by Paphos District Court on Wednesday on suspicion of trying to rob a 69 year old man outside a supermarket.

The man had just walked out of the shop, shopping bags in hand, when a young man assaulted him trying to grab the bags.

The 69 year old started shouting for help and the would-be thief ran off. Based on a description given by the victim and other witnesses police arrested the 32 year old who denies any involvement in the incident.