Nicosia police are investigating an attempt to destroy property after an explosive device went off outside the offices of a company belonging to a 58-year-old at around 1.30 am.

The device caused considerable damage to the entrance of the offices.

Police also found another explosive device on the back wheel of a car belonging to an 83-year-old man which was parked in a parking area adjoining the offices.

That device was neutralized by members of the police’s explosives team.

Nicosia CID are investigating.