The woman was found stabbed on her bed in her apartment in Örnäset in Luleå on Friday afternoon. A Norrbotten police spokesperson reported to local media that the woman was found with a knife in her chest.
Norrbotten police immediately opened a criminal investigation and technicians spent Friday afternoon examining the apartment.
Police are looking for the woman’s 30-year-old son who is suspected of being responsible for her death. The man remained on the loose on Saturday morning.