The trial of Sefer Bugra Altundag, accused of murdering Zehie Helin Reessur, a Turkish Cypriot girl, has been postponed again due to his lawyer’s request for more time to consult. This delay, which marks almost a year since the proceedings began, is causing mounting concerns over timely justice as the community and the grieving family anxiously await closure.
Four murder suspects accused in Thanasis Kalogeropoulos’s murder will remain in custody until their trial on January 23, 2024, as the Limassol Court extended their detention due to the risk of them fleeing before the trial. The prosecution presented evidence linking the suspects to the crime and argued for their continued detention.
In a dramatic courtroom scene, a 34yearold man accused of attempted murder in Paphos was ordered to remain in custody until his trial due to the high risk of him fleeing the country and engaging in further criminal activities. The suspect faces charges including attempted murder, illegal firearm possession, and handling explosives, with his next court hearing scheduled for January 25.