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Greek Cypriot Arrested for Alleged Assault of Hitchhiker

A 69yearold Greek Cypriot man was arrested for the alleged sexual assault of a 20yearold male hitchhiker on Near East Boulevard outside northern Nicosia. The man forcibly touched and assaulted the victim after offering a ride, leading to his arrest at the Ledras Street crossing point after the victim filed a police report.