The Stockholm police opened fire due to riots


According to the newspaper Aftonbladet, on Tuesday evening in the Stockholm riots started. Dozens of rioters set fire to cars and looted shops. At the scene were summoned police. The rioters started throwing stones at them, in response to which the police fired warning shots.

According to the data of the police was burned eight cars. Injured two people including the shop owner who was trying to Rob the attackers.

The newspaper Dagens Nyheter said that the riots occurred in the area Rinkeby in the North of the Swedish capital. According to the representative of the local police at the scene were sent to law enforcement officers with special equipment.

According to Swedish media, the reason for the riots was the arrest of a man on a street in Stockholm, the confederates began to throw stones at police. They were mostly young people aged 15 to 24 years.

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