Three to be charged in connection with care home death

first_imgThree women will appear in court on Friday to be charged in connection with the death earlier this month of 70-year-old Andreas Kyriacou, a patient in a Limassol care home.Kyriacou was found to have been asphyxiated by a 27-year-old female orderly while being moved to his bed.Security footage from the care home showed the 27-year-old Sri Lankan woman trying to pull Kyriacou on to his bed and inadvertently strangling him.An autopsy confirmed asphyxiation as the cause of death.The 27-year-old woman is facing charges of negligent manslaughter.The incident occurred on December 19.In addition, the owner and director of the care home – mother and daughter, aged 69 and 40, respectively – will be charged with aiding and abetting.The two women had previously been charged for illegally employing the Sri Lankan orderly. They had been released pending the first hearing in the case, scheduled for January 29.According to initial statements given to police by the care home, at 5:30am on Tuesday, December 19 Kyriacou said he had not been feeling well and was taken back to his bed as he had mobility issues and had been using a zimmer frame to help him move around.The 27-year-old orderly, who at the time was working the night shift, then left the care home.A short while later the man was found dead.The deceased had been staying in a room with two other people and prior to his admission to the care home four months ago, he had been at Athalassa psychiatric facility.You May LikeDr. Marty ProPower Plus Supplement3 Dangerous Foods People Feed Their Dogs (Without Realizing It)Dr. Marty ProPower Plus SupplementUndoPopularEverythingColorado Mom Adopted Two Children, Months Later She Learned Who They Really ArePopularEverythingUndoYahoo SearchThese SUVs Are The Cream Of The Crop. Research Best Compact SUV CarYahoo SearchUndo Turkish Cypriot actions in Varosha ‘a clear violation’ of UN resolutions, Nicosia saysUndoConcern over falling tourism numbersUndoPensioner dies after crash on Paphos-Polis roadUndoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img read more

President Greek Defence minister discuss situation caused by Turkeys activities

first_imgPresident Nicos Anastasiades exchanged views on Wednesday with Greek Defence Minister Evangelos Apostolakis about the unstable situation caused in the Eastern Mediterranean by Turkey and the violation of international law and the legal rights of the Republic.Apostolakis was received this morning by the president and according to a presidency post on Twitter, “there was an exchange of views on the unstable situation caused by Turkey and the violation of the international law and the legal rights of the Republic of Cyprus.”The Greek minister will participate in the 5th Intergovernmental Defence Council of Greece and Cyprus, during which he will meet with his Cypriot counterpart, Savvas Angelides.Turkey has issued a navigational telex, announcing its intention to start drilling off Cyprus until September 3. Drillship Fatih is in an area west of the Akamas peninsula within the EEZ and continental shelf of the Republic of Cyprus. You May LikeCalifornia Earthquake AuthorityEarthquake insurance that fits your future plansCalifornia Earthquake AuthorityUndoLivestlyChip And Joanna’s $18M Mansion Is Perfect, But It’s The Backyard Everyone Is Talking AboutLivestlyUndoPopularEverythingColorado Mom Adopted Two Children, Months Later She Learned Who They Really ArePopularEverythingUndo Our View: Argaka mukhtar should not act as if he owns the beachUndoA grotesque choice of prime minister for Britain?UndoTales from the Coffeeshop: Lies, lies and holy revelationsUndoby Taboolaby Taboolalast_img read more