Son suspected of killing mother

A woman was found dead in an apartment in Luleå in northern Sweden on Friday. Police suspect the woman's son of being responsible for her death.

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.