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Deaths shock upscale Stockholm district

Deaths shock upscale Stockholm district

Published: 20 Nov 2012 08:38 GMT+01:00
Updated: 21 Nov 2012 07:40 GMT+01:00

"It appears to be a family tragedy," Tobias Lövström of the police told the Aftonbladet newspaper.

According to the Dagens Nyheter (DN) newspaper, the victims include a 55-year-old man and an 11-year-old boy. Both were found in a flat on Styrmansgatan.

Police remain rather tightlipped about the fatalities, which were reported around 11am on Monday by an acquaintance of the 55-year-old who was unable to contact the man.

Sources told Aftonbladet the victims had been dead more than a day, and police have launched an investigation into suspected murder.

The 55-year-old is registered with the police as a licensed gun owner, but police refused to reveal any details about how the man and the boy were killed.

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10:14 November 20, 2012 by Rishonim
Very tragic, specially when it involves defenseless kids.

@ TL. I am curious to know what makes Östermalm upscale when the price per square metre is the same or higher in Sodermalm? Stop browning up!
12:58 November 20, 2012 by Corvinus
http://www.thelocal.se/44180/20121101/ prices per Sq/m are at the bottom. Don't see much of Söder in there. It's nice here, distinct lack of ironic beards.
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