Robbery suspect who hid in school yard to stand trial

October 23, 2018 at 4:34pm
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A 29 year old man who tried to hide in a school yard after a failed attempt to rob a kiosk with a kitchen knife, has been referred to stand trial before Larnaca Criminal Court on November 17.

He will remain in police custody until then.

The suspect entered a kiosk wearing a hood and brandishing a knife, but was chased off by the owner and members of the public.

He was apprehended by police when he tried to hide in the school yard of Meneou primary school.

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