A 26-year-old man from the free Famagusta area was arrested on Saturday about a case of child pornography and remanded in custody for five days on Sunday by the Famagusta District Court to facilitate questioning by the police, the CNA reports.
According to the police, investigations into the case were launched after Europol sent relevant information to the Cyprus Police’s cybercrime arm.
As per the information, a social media account uploaded an image file with content about sexual harassment.
Subsequent investigations by the Office for Combating Cybercrime (OCC) pointed to the 26-year-old.
After securing a search warrant, police searched the man’s home in Famagusta district and confiscated a mobile phone, a tablet, and a laptop to perform forensic tests.
Also, the suspect has been arrested for facilitating questioning.