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Mystery surrounds incident at Malmö postal facility

Police were at the Postnord facility in Malmö for hours. Photo: Johan Nilsson/TT

Published: 11.Jul.2018 20:06 hrs

The police bomb squad and experts in dangerous chemicals were called to the Malmö postal terminal on Wednesday after two employees were taken to hospital after experiencing pain in their hands.

Police were called to the postal sorting facility on Borrgatan early on Wednesday morning but after a number of hours on the scene, there was no explanation for what caused the mysterious injuries. 
 
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