Remand for two persons over abduction of 4-year old Marie-Eleni not renewed

Nicosia District Court on Monday rejected Polices demand for a remand renewal for eight more days for two persons who were arrested over the abduction of 4 year old Marie-Eleni outside her kindergarten in Nicosia, on April 27 .

The two persons are a 44 year old man from Tseri, in Nicosia district, who is thought to be the one who organized the kidnapping and a taxi driver, also 44, from Limassol.

The Court ordered for a 46 year old who was arrested recently in Paphos to remain in custody for eight days. A Dutch woman, 49 years old, is also in custody in relation to the case.

The little girl, who was kidnapped while she was dropped off by her mother at her school in Nicosia, is said to be at an unknown location with her Norwegian father, who is the prime suspect for the abduction.

A European arrest warrant has already been issued for his arrest and he has been placed on the stop list.

Source: Cyprus News Agency