STOCKHOLM — Swedish police say two folks 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 mentioned seemed to be gang-related.
“Police are on website with large sources to map the incident by interviewing witnesses and going via materials from surveillance cameras. The rapid hazard to the general public seems to be over,” Malmo police mentioned.
Shootings by felony gangs have turn out to be a rising drawback in Sweden in current 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 hearth inside a shopping center throughout the Oresund Strait within the Danish capital, Copenhagen. Three folks had been killed and 4 wounded. Police mentioned the suspect in that taking pictures, a 22-year-old Dane, apparently chosen his victims at random.