Nicosia: Car causes mayhem and hits off-duty police officer – Brothers arrested

February 24, 2019 at 12:01pm
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Two men were arrested in Lakatamia, Nicosia, on Sunday morning after their car hit an off-duty officer and caused damages to other cars.

The two men were driving recklessly climbing on sidewalks, crushing onto other cars and hitting an off duty police officer who was outside his house in Lakatamia about to take his dog for a walk.

Police patrols called to the scene chased the car eventually arresting the suspects, two brothers aged 19 and 16, who were taken in custody.

The police officer who was hit by the car sustained injuries on his hands and legs and is being treated at the hospital.