Bomb Threat Averted
Swedish police evacuated buildings and blocked off streets in a northern Stockholm suburb Sunday, surrounding a man who claimed he was forced to wear a remote-controlled bomb around his waist.
After about six hours a bomb squad succeeded in removing the device from the 29 year old man, who was taken to a hospital for examination.
A man is his 30’s has been arrested for kidnapping. Two other suspects are also being sought by the police.
Police have determined that the bomb was real.