Police are investigating the robbery of a 70-year-old In Nicosia, which saw two thieves steal around 10,000 euros from the elderly individual.
The perpetrators, according to the complainant, committed the crime yesterday evening, attacking the victim in a park.
Police said that they had received the complaint at around 8:10pm.
The 70-year-old claimed to have been attacked by two people who threw punches as they attempted to steal the shoulder bag which contained cash and three cheques.
The victim was en route from work (a store) and walking through the park when the attack occurred, the police announcement added.
Nicosia Police are investigating.