According to police, they were notified at around 6.55am that a woman was seen unconscious in the water at the old port.
The woman was reportedly spotted by a guard who alerted authorities. Near the body, a woman’s handbag was reportedly found. It is believed to have belonged to the woman but had nothing in it to help identify her.
Police were awaiting the results of a post mortem at Limassol hospital to shed light on the cause of death.