The incident happened around 10:35 pm, when a police patrol car spotted a car without a licence plate on its rear in Kato Polemidia, Limassol.
The officers signaled the driver to stop, but instead he sped away.
Then, police started chasing him and fired a number of warning shots. However, the driver got away, driving through empty fields.
After investigation, authorities identified the driver as a 26-year-old Limassol resident.