Copenhagen Conference

Swedes Released from Danish Custody

The three Swedish citizens remanded into custody by Danish police on Tuesday afternoon were released the night between Tuesday and Wednesday.

The three Swedes were arrested following the discovery by Danish Police officers of a canister of red powder in a backpack belonging to one of the three Swedes. According to the Danish police the powder may be used to make smoke bombs. According to Swedish Radio News, the three Swedes were suspected of breaching the Danish law on fireworks. One of the three received a warning.