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Stockholm truck attack: Swedish prosecutor says second person arrested

The suspect was arrested on a lower degree of suspicion.

world Updated: Apr 09, 2017 17:36 IST
Stockholm terror attack

Forensic specialists walk to the crime scene in central Stockholm April 8, 2017, the day after a hijacked beer truck plowed into pedestrians on Drottninggatan and crashed into Ahlens department store. (Reuters)

Sweden’s prosecution authority said on Sunday a second person had been arrested in connection to the deadly truck attack in Stockholm suspected of a terrorist crime through murder.

“District Prosecutor Mats Ljungqvist ... made the decision on the arrest,” the prosecution authority said in a statement.

The suspect was arrested on a lower degree of suspicion.