House surrounded after shooting

TT/The Local
TT/The Local - [email protected] • 30 Jan, 2008 Updated Wed 30 Jan 2008 09:04 CEST

Police have surrounded a house in Sollefteå in northern Sweden after a man was injured in a shooting incident on Wednesday morning.


Police said a local specialized unit was on its way to the scene.

"We believe that there are several people still in the house and that at least one person is armed," said police spokesman Christer Johansson.

The injured man has been taken to hospital to be treated for minor injuries, according to police.

The are around the house in central Sollefteå has been sealed off.

A number of ambulances and rescue vehicles have been called to the scene.


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