Dead body found floating in central Stockholm

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Dead body found floating in central Stockholm
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Police are investigating after a body was found in the water near the parliament building in central Stockholm.


Emergency services were called to the scene shortly after 9.30am on Monday after witnesses spotted the body floating in the water, reports public radio broadcaster P4 Stockholm.

“It is a deceased person, a man,” a Stockholm police press spokesperson told the Aftonbladet tabloid.

Police said it was not yet possible to confirm whether the man’s death was suspicious or not.


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