Police finds bag with grenades behind AEK Arena

November 6, 2018 at 4:59pm

Larnaca police found a bag with two grenades inside behind AEK Arena football stadium.

According to authorities, a farmer spotted the bag around 4 pm Tuesday and reported it to the police.

Police and members of the Fire Department went to the scene, where they are currently carrying out examinations.

Pyrotechnicians decided to destroy the grenades with a controlled explosion as they they deemed them too dangerous to move.