NICOSIA – Four people have been arrested, including two people with gunshot wounds, after an exchange of fire at Peristerona village on Friday night.
Police said the incident was the result of an attempted settling of scores by rival gangs. Two people are in hospital - George Christodoulou Zavrantonas and Koulis Koshiaris – who were injured in an exchange of fire. Zavrantonas was on a witness protection programme and lived abroad after having testified for the prosecution in the Andis Hadjicostis murder trial. It is unclear how he returned to Cyprus. The two injured men have been arrested. Police have made another two arrests.