N. Cyprus Residents Arrested with Guns, Knives
Police said they found a number of weapons in their car, including pistols, knives, woolen face masks and gloves. The driver of the car, a 29-year-old man, resides in Nicosia and was also arrested.
Their car was stopped at 6.45pm last night on the Nicosia-Limassol highway near Stavrovouni. Police are not releasing any more information at this time, said a spokeswoman, adding that for the moment they don't have information on a connection between the suspects and any recent bank robberies or other crimes.
Nicosia crime investigators have the case, which according to some local press reports, was an attempted kidnapping targeting a Jordanian man.