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    Swedish Police Investigate Shooting Incident in Stockholm's Dalen District

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    The Swedish police have launched an investigation into the incident with the shooting in the city of Stockholm.

    STOCKHOLM (Sputnik) — The Stockholm police said in a press release they were investigating an incident with shooting in the Dalen area of the Swedish capital.

    "The witness reported sounds similar to shots in the area of ​​Dalen. The police found traces of blood and bullet casings at the scene," police said in a statement.

    The message was received at 16.39 GMT. Approximately at the same time, one person with knife-like wounds approached a hospital near the scene of the accident, according to the police.

    No information about detentions has been released yet.

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