One man was shot dead and two were injured when a man wearing a Halloween mask opened fire on an industrial estate in southern Sweden on Monday evening.
With the day after Christmas being one of the biggest travel days in Sweden, with holiday makers going home after spending time with family, many will be in for a nasty surprise as their trains are cancelled and roads are blocked in the wake of storm Dagmar.
A 26-year-old man was found dead in an apartment in Central Uppsala, north of Stockholm, on Monday morning. According to police, the man was murdered and the body shows signs extensive injuries.
Swedish teenager Emmy Nilsson was out for a horse ride through the forest, during the week leading up to Christmas, when she made a rather surprising find – a large bunch of chanterelle mushrooms growing in a blueberry patch.
A home assistance centre in Kronoberg county, central Sweden, was left reeling after a burglary on Christmas day, where thieves took off with both cars and computers after demolishing the centre's offices.
Many people went overboard in their Christmas merriment this year, with arrests for public drunkenness up across Sweden over the weekend.