Paphos police arrested man and his mother as police investigate whether jewellery and other items found in the possession of her son are stolen.
The man was being questioned about the property at Paphos police station, his mother appeared and said the valuables belonged to her.
But police officers were not convinced and she too was arrested. Mother and son are due to appear in court today to be remanded in police custody.
The site adds that a Paphos resident appears to have recognised some of the items as his. The individual had reported that his house was burgled on June 16 with burglars making off with jewellery and other valuables.