The man is suspected of having several knife-like objects have attacked the Kronan Elementary School on Thursday.
The alarm came in around 10 o’clock. The man was armed with several knife-like objects to be passed between different classrooms in primary schools.
– The offender has gone around to different areas of the school. He is in his 20s and is not at school. He was armed with several knife-like objects and wearing a mask over his face, said Thomas Fuxborg, press spokesman at the police.
Investigating political motives
Crime scene Sweden can tell that the accused man himself comes from Trollhättan. The man lives in a separate apartment in the city. He is a past criminal record and are in their 20s. He shall also passed the high school in Trollhättan.
Police have not yet indicated if they see any motive behind the attack.
But according to sources, the police investigating a political motive behind the attack. Crime scene Sweden can tell that the man both have backed the demands for an end to immigration to Sweden. Partly liked right-wing writers on the internet.
Was shot in the chest
Four people, two of them children from school, cared for now in the hospital for puncture wounds, said the hospital’s press service. All four are seriously injured and are in operation. A 11-year-old and an 15 year old, two of the injured.
Two people died, one of the deceased is a teacher at the school. The second will be a youth from school.
The suspected perpetrator operated with gunshot wounds.
The school is about 400 students in grades 1-9, many during the attack tried to hide in different areas of the school.
The suspect was shot with one bullet in the chest by police and cared for right now hospitalized.
UPDATED: The attacker is now dead.