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Sweden: Arrest made in Stockholm suburb as centre remains on lockdown01:06

Sweden: Arrest made in Stockholm suburb as centre remains on lockdown

Sweden, Stockholm
April 7, 2017 at 20:24 GMT -00:00 · Published

Streets remained closed and police presence high in central Stockholm near Drottninggatan, the major pedestrian street where a truck ploughed through crowds into the Ahlens department store on Friday afternoon, killing 4 and injuring 15.

A massive manhunt conducted in Marsta, a northern Stockholm suburb resulted in one man being detained who matched a photo released by police earlier in the day.

Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven said everything pointed towards "a terrorist act". People have been urged to avoid the city centre.

Sweden: Arrest made in Stockholm suburb as centre remains on lockdown01:06
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Streets remained closed and police presence high in central Stockholm near Drottninggatan, the major pedestrian street where a truck ploughed through crowds into the Ahlens department store on Friday afternoon, killing 4 and injuring 15.

A massive manhunt conducted in Marsta, a northern Stockholm suburb resulted in one man being detained who matched a photo released by police earlier in the day.

Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven said everything pointed towards "a terrorist act". People have been urged to avoid the city centre.

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