Breaking: Two Killed in Knife Attack in Swedish IKEA

Two people were killed and three people were seriously injured Monday afternoon during a stabbing attack at an IKEA store in the Swedish city of Vesteras, state media reported.

While an IKEA spokeswoman confirmed an attack had taken place, and that the Erikslund shopping center had been closed, she did not add details. 

"We found a man and a woman who had knife injuries and who later died of their wounds," Vastmanland police said in a statement to Reuters.

One suspect has been arrested for murder. 

Vesteras is located about an hour west of Stockholm. 

More to follow. 


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