NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Police in Cyprus launched a probe Tuesday into experiences that a neighborhood of students hurled are residing chickens and rabbits from their excessive college to designate the starting of the tutorial one year.
A police spokesman within the district of Famagusta, Andreas Constantinou, mentioned authorities had been looking into files gleaned from social media posts. These confirmed some students it sounds as if throwing the livestock from the college’s first storey into the courtyard, a high of a minimal of three meters (10 toes), correct earlier than lessons resumed Monday.
Constantinou urged The Associated Press it’s now not obvious whether or now not the three chickens and three rabbits survived their falls.
College students celebrating the commence of their final one year of excessive college beget turn into a quasi-custom in Cyprus, with many maintaining sleepovers at their colleges the evening earlier than. Constantinou mentioned the social media posts furthermore confirmed students unfurling banners and surroundings off fireworks.
The excessive college’s vital filed a complaint about the actions provocative the rabbits and chickens, and several other students beget been wondered, the police spokesman mentioned.
Cyprus has made masks-carrying compulsory for all students over age 12 years to prevent the unfold of the coronavirus. The Training Ministry postponed the commence of the college one year by a week thanks to a heatwave.