In Sweden were the first arrests of suspects in the arson of cars. On suspicion of arson with aggravating circumstances was detained two young men, one of whom is 21 and the other 16 years. About it reports The Local.
Police began the investigation, under the assumption that the coordination of the arson was carried out using social networking. It also indicates the unusual nature of the attacks – in addition to directly burning cars, no other riots and clashes were not. The organized nature of the attacks and celebrate the witnesses of the incident, claiming that the attackers “acted as a team.”
Law enforcement authorities also report that at the moment we have identified many participants in the attacks.
“Today and tomorrow we take into custody more people. I think it is about ten young people, operating simultaneously. It’s the guys with criminal tendencies older adolescents that live in this area”, – said the head of the police of Gothenburg Dan Vindt.
He also noted that the police received information on how groups plan attacks, and take measures to prevent further incidents.
It is also reported that on the evening of Tuesday, August 14, was burned 4 cars – two in the district of Vestre Frolunda, which suffered most from the attacks on Monday, one in Malinalco municipality, near Gothenburg, and one in the city of Boras.
As a reminder, Monday evening in Sweden held a series of arsons of cars. The first reports of the fires came around 21:00 from the city of Gothenburg. After that similar arsons began reporting in Trollhattan, Lysekil and Falkenberg. Only in Gothenburg was burned 85 cars.
At this point, are these incidents.