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Armed gang attacks trendy Malmö nightclub

TT/The Local · 16 May 2009, 10:09

Published: 16 May 2009 10:09 GMT+02:00

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The gang was made up of several young men in the 20s. The incident occurred around 3.30am, and several people called the police about the uproar outside of the club, which is open until 5am.

The attack was likely incited after several individuals became upset when they were denied entry to the club, according to police. After the incident, the men went to a nearby parking lot and drove off in several vehicles.

“There were several witnesses to the incident. In addition to the bouncers themselves, it's a popular spot where there are plenty of people out at that time,” Calle Persson, information officer at the Skåne police department, told TT.

Police also have surveillance footage of the attack at their disposal.

No arrests have yet been made.

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12:39 May 16, 2009 by dtes
hahahahaha yeah! now this is a prime example of what we all need to do! its about time that the bloats that feed off us get a stick, a rock, and a boot!

there should never be a widning gap between rich and poor in some times as these, have we not evolved at all from the countless acheivements the past generations of thinkers and workers, activists and all the many who have contributed to create what we have now?

the sad thing is that so many morons take this all for granted and ignorantly give credit to a nonexistent god for creating what we have.... that kind of thinking has only created a mess!

im off to the garden, thats my contribution to this evolution, yeah drop the R we dont need it!
23:04 May 16, 2009 by wxman
"The gang was made up of several young men in the 20s." Here we go again. I've said it before regarding other articles mentioning unidentified rapists, murderers and hooligans. Once again, unless you people identify your problem and address it, you are circling the bowl as a society.
02:38 May 17, 2009 by Coalbanks
"...gang made up of several young men..." pretty much identifies the problem, no? Oh? You want the ethnicity/nationality of the young men identified? They attacked because the presumably were not ethnic Swedes? Like youth/hormones/drugs/alcohol/class are not enough? Deal with the problems you might be able to do something about - or would you do something about the prescence of non-ethnic Swedes in Sweden?
12:44 May 17, 2009 by jimmyjames
This generic type of identification that doesn't really identify has been tried before and is still practiced by a lot of so-called newspapers in the UK, Canada, Australia,the USA, and other countries that are trying to force a majority population of Western Europeans into accepting the unnatural political social engineering master-plan of multi-culturism. In all the aforementioned countries the overwhelming majority of uncivilized criminal actions are always committed by a certain segment of the populace. Ignoring the real issue does not change the reality. Swedes are in for a rude awakening as their minority populations grow exponentially.
13:07 May 17, 2009 by dtes
for all you morons that want the race of each and every "criminal" identified, it dont matter because people only hear and see what they wanna see, to you folks these people will always be a DIFFERENT COLOR THAN YOU, but let me throw in my 5 cents to say that i feel no safer when pisss drunk hooligans are running the streets, all these bottom feeders whether they be religious bigots or just plain ol tv heads are dangerous, they let their pop culture think for them, and thats where they cease to be civilized decent humans.
17:10 May 17, 2009 by Roger O. Thornhill
In som many countries, people have been so brainwashed with regard to race that they consciously refuse any acknowledgment of any link between a race and the CULTURE they come from.
17:31 May 17, 2009 by kmbr
I can only guess this would be the Swedish representatives of the Religion of PeaceTM...Ofcourse, the media neglects to mention this. How insulting to the the intelligence of the average Swede.
18:32 May 17, 2009 by peropaco

Why do you assume the perpetrators were representatives of the Religion on Peace? IS IT BECAUSE they are constantly been denied entry to many establishment in this society just for the simple reason that they dont fit the part of what is cool according to Swedish standard?
23:53 May 17, 2009 by Kooritze
Why such shock horror? It,s only a little scuffle on a friday night! 10-15 people....hardly a riot! Try a night out in Glasgow, Swansea or some other UK unemployment black spot town......not so unusual. I was out in a small town called Blaeanu Ffestiniog in Wales last August and witnessed about 30 drunk locals throwing rocks and bottles at a homeless peoples refuge.........one of the people inside the building had pulled a knife on a local lad earlier in the evening. It was some scene......but it never made the papers or news. Just a personal example.........but a sign of the times and modern reality. In a sizeable town like Malmo....I think such things can be expected. Does it matter the race or colour of the involved? Were not talking the Brixton or Toxteth riots here and hardly a black uprising.....even if they were non-ayran!
00:35 May 18, 2009 by freethinker
Here's a concept, rather than worry about the race/ethnicity of perpetrators how about simply dealing with criminals. What difference does it make if someone is white, black, or green skinned with yellow poka dots? What does it matter if someone's an aetheist,christian, muslim or follows a religion where someone beleives a cabbage is a God/Goddess? Crime is crime. A criminal is a criminal. Concentrate on the unwanted behavior, and deal with that. If a crimnal happens to be a foreigner that's easy...deport them...if a criminal is a citizen punish them, rehabilitate them, or exile them...geesh...
12:48 May 18, 2009 by Mib
As I've said before, if you state that 10% of crime is due to immigrants and that is the main reason to be wary of all immigrants....then what about the 90% of crime that is committed by Swedes. That means we should have more mistrust of Swedes than immigrants!!

Anyway, I have seen this thing where I lived in the UK in smaller towns...so, it's hardly surprising it happens in Malmo. Some of the biggest crooks are politicians as the UK is finding out....the fact is that these young guys crimes have a smaller impact on you than the politician filling their pockets who is motivated by self greed than doing their duty for thr country. If the politicians focused more on their duty and stop wasting money on politically motivated whims, they could realisitically reduce/stop these types of crimes.
12:53 May 18, 2009 by culturist John
Culturism must replace multiculturalism.. Sweden has a majority culture. I used to live there. I remember. But all are afraid of being called racist. That is why this article is culture neutral. To identify the Muslim youth is not racist, it is culturist. Racism is wrong; but because cultural diversity is real, culturism is necessary and rational. Until people affirm the import of culture the youth nor Sweden will solve this problem.

09:57 May 19, 2009 by magic1964
Why paying so much taxes on social programs to end up with so many criminals? if Sweden has to look like the US so then low the tax like in the US...
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