STOCKHOLM — Swedish police say two individuals have been wounded in a taking pictures at a shopping mall within the southern metropolis of Malmo.
A suspected was arrested after the taking pictures Friday afternoon on the Emporia buying heart, which police stated gave the impression to be gang-related.
“Police are on website with large sources to map the incident by interviewing witnesses and going by way of materials from surveillance cameras. The quick hazard to the general public seems to be over,” Malmo police stated.
Shootings by prison gangs have change into a rising downside in Sweden in latest many years, together with in Malmo, the nation’s third-biggest metropolis. Gang violence is among the many major marketing campaign points forward of Sweden’s nationwide election on Sept. 11.
Final month a gunman opened fireplace inside a shopping center throughout the Oresund Strait within the Danish capital, Copenhagen. Three individuals have been killed and 4 wounded. Police stated the suspect in that taking pictures, a 22-year-old Dane, apparently chosen his victims at random.