Sweden: Explosive Device Discovered in Vehicle

TRIPwire, 10 December 2019

On 9 December 2019 at approximately 1435 hours local time, police responded to reports of a damaged vehicle parked at a sports facility. Locals reported hearing a loud bang, and the vehicle appeared to have been shot. The Swedish National Bomb Guard responded after police found an explosive device near the vehicle. The device was rendered safe, and police believe the owner of the car may have been the intended target. No suspects have been identified, and the investigation is ongoing.