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Gothenburg man jailed over Australian's murder

Kai Foley was killed in Gothenburg just a few days before Christmas. Photo: Adam Ihse/TT

Published: 09.Aug.2018 15:40 hrs

Australian nurse Kai Foley was stabbed to death in an attack in Gothenburg less than a year after moving to Sweden for love. A 28-year-old man has now been jailed for murder.

Foley was found seriously injured in the Odinsplatsen square in central Gothenburg in the early hours of December 20th, as The Local reported at the time. He was taken to hospital but died from his injuries.

Gothenburg District Court on Thursday sentenced Swedish national and Gothenburg resident Richardo Lundberg to 14 years in jail for killing the Australian in the brutal, apparently random, attack.

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