Police was informed of the robbery and rushed to the spot to find a 38-year-old and a 33-year-old, both Georgian nationals. They refused to be searched and started firing at police officers, who responded.
The 38-year-old man was injured and later succumbed to his wounds after being taken to the Erythros Stavros hospital. The 33-year-old man was arrested.
Both men had a record of robberies and various misdemeanors.