Woman was taken hostage at Gothenburg airport

A man took a woman working at one of the information desks at Gothenburg's Landvetter airport hostage after an altercation Saturday morning, local newspaper Göteborgs Posten reports.

According to the newspaper, the man jumped over the desk and dragged the woman out on the parking lot holding a pair of scissors to her throat.

Police managed to apprehend the man using pepper spray and the woman did not sustain any injuries.