Two arrested in Argyroupoli after scuffle with police

Two men, aged 47 and 17, were arrested in Argyroupoli, southeastern Athens, on Sunday after being involved in a scuffle with police during which a weapon was pointed at officers.

The 47-year-old is alleged to have brandished a loaded handgun during the fight, while the teenager is accused of attempting to take one of the officers’ weapons.

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