LARNACA - A 56-year-old man was arrested on Thursday on suspicion of attempting to rob a bank.
Police said a suspect burst into a branch of the Hellenic Bank on Zinonos Kitios Street at 7.00am. A member of staff sounded the alarm and managed to lock the robber inside the building. A police patrol car arrived at the scene and officers placed the suspect under arrest. He is expected to appear before court on Thursday for a remand hearing.