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Swedish social service facility targeted in arson attack

File photo: Johan Nilsson/TT

Published: 15.Apr.2018 12:35 hrs

A man is wanted by police after setting fire to a house belonging to social services in Örebro.

A witness alerted police to the incident shortly before midnight on Saturday after seeing the man commit the offence at the building, Skaldevillan, which is used as an advice and support centre.

"An unknown offender doused the building with some sort of fluid and set light to it. A door was also broken down, be we do not know if this has any connection to the fire," Bergslagen police duty officer Per Vikman told TT.

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