Elias Harpas will be held in the Nicosia central prison until the trial date.
Harpas shot his 21-year-old sister, Maria, in the head with an army-issue G3 rifle on May 5. He claims the bullet went off by accident while he was cleaning his weapon after a military exercise.
However, all military exercises for reservists had been cancelled as part of measures to stem the spread of the coronavirus.
Reports said his sister was two months...