Spike Attack Targets Stockholm Streets

Stockholm polcie rushed out last evening to remove handfulls of special spikes sprinkled over the asphalt on a downtown bridge and in 2 city streets.

Tow trucks were also on the scene to remove over a dozen cars with punctured tyres.

No suspect has been found, but some are speculating that the saboteur might have been targeting public transport.

The special spikes are called here in Sweden ”Spanish horsemen” and are made up 3 or 4 spikes welded together to point in different directions ... and are sometimes used by bank robbers and other criminals – trying to escape from pursuing police cars.

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