Malkit Singh was arrested while trying to cross over to the breakaway Turkish Cypriot state. He was brought before a military court, which remanded him in custody for one day.
Singh is wanted by police in connection with murder after a 25-year-old man was stabbed to death and a 44-year-old woman injured after being stabbed. Both were foreign nationals.
The incident took place in Nicosia on August 27.
The pair were attacked in their apartment at around...