A young man suspected of stabbing another teenager in a town between Hallstavik and Nörrtälje early Saturday morning, was remanded in custody on Sunday, on suspicion of attempted murder.
According to prosecutor Jenny Karlsson, the man, 19, has confessed. Police arrested him several hours after the event, in which a 17-year-old was knifed in the head. The victim was taken to the hospital, with the knife still in place, and has undergone surgery for serious injuries. His condition is now considered stable.