Sweden's news in English

Editions:  Austria · Denmark · France · Germany · Italy · Norway · Spain · Sweden · Switzerland

81 year old man suspected of killing wife

Share this article

13:13 CET+01:00
An 81 year old man in the Högdalen suburb of Stockholm is suspected of killing his 85 year old wife.

Police have confirmed to TT that the man is now in custody, but is refusing to give any details of the suspected murder.

According to the newspaper Aftonbladet's sources, the woman died after being stabbed several times.

The incident probably happened late on Thursday night or early on Friday morning.

 
Get notified about breaking news on The Local

Share this article

From our sponsors

How to work 9-5 and travel the rest of the time

A full-time job shouldn't stop you from satisfying your wanderlust. The Local spoke to Travel After 5 blogger Alline Waldhelm to find out her tips and tricks for travellers who only have 25 days of annual leave.

Discussion forum