A man in his twenties has been arrested on suspicion of rioting after Tuesday night’s serious disturbances in the suburb of Rinkeby. Police are now examining footage from security cameras and expect to make further arrests.
The man was arrested on Wednesday afternoon
“He has been detained and is previously known to the police,” said police spokeswoman .
“We hope to make more arrests in the near future,” she added.
Meanwhile, disturbances in the area continued, with a fire breaking out in a parking garage. Police suspect arson. The fire was extinguished quickly, according to police.
“Four people were observed at the scene, and we are hopeful that we will be able to identify them,” said Sundin.