Rape-Murder Dominates Headlines Here
A 26 year old man from a southern Stockholm suburb has been detained, in connection with the murder of his 12 year stepdaughter and the rape of her 13 year old friend.
In the story that has dominated Sweden during the weekend, it was reported that the two girls were helping the man take care of his 6 year old son, while his wife was in the hospital. Police were called in after the 13 year fled the man’s apartment Friday night, raped, with knife wounds, and wearing only a jacket.
The 12 year old was found dead in the apartment. According to press reports, the man was a heavy user of anabolic steroids, and had been drinking as well.