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10.04.2018

Syrian refugees stabbed in Cyprus

The Paphos police started the case of an assassination attempt that took place in the Geroskipou area.

On Monday evening, three suspects were arrested. All of them are political refugees from Syria who came to the island in 2017 year.

According to police, two men came to 34-year-old young man to take back the debt. Negotiations turned into a quarrel, which ended in stabbing.

One of the injured fell into the intensive care unit after severe injuries. According to doctors, his condition is out of danger.

The second victim was transferred to the surgery department. He will need further hospitalization.

The third participant in the fight, 34-year-old owner of the apartment, is already giving evidence to the police. He regards his actions as self-defense.

A source: Cyprus Butterfly

Author: Catty Page

Tags: Cyprus, Paphos, Police, Incidents