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Swedish prosecutors to make announcement over death of homeless Romanian

The park where the man's body was found. File photo: Adam Ihse/TT

Published: 18.Nov.2018 14:26 hrs

An announcement is expected from police prosecutors on Monday in a case involving the suspected murder of a Romanian man earlier this year.

Two teenagers are under suspicion in the case, which has received considerable public attention in Sweden.

The 48-year-old man, locally known as 'Gica' although his real name was Gheorge Hortolomei-Lupu, was found dead in a park in Huskvarna, near Jönköping, on August 8th.

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