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Attempted murder in posh Stockholm suburb

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15:33 CEST+02:00
A 25-year-old man was found bleeding heavily from stab wounds on Saturday morning on the streets of posh Stockholm suburb Lidingö.

The man had been knifed several times in the lower back. He was taken to Karolinska hospital in Stockholm but according to TT doesn't appear to have life-threatening injuries.

Suss Lindström, a spokesperson from Stockholm police, told TT that they have arrested a man in connection. The suspect was arrested at the same spot where the injured man was found.

The suspect is also 25 years old. At this point, police are unable to say what his motive could have been.

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