SWEDEN, 17 OCT 2023: Five men and two women are standing trial for various accounts of aiding in the murder of a 31-year-old male gang leader and the severely wounding of an innocent bystander in a shopping centre in Malmö. Known as the Emporia killing, after the popular and modern shopping centre in the Southern Swedish city, the seven planned the killing over a longer period of time. At least, that is what the public prosecutor says. A 16-year-old has already been sentenced to four years behind juvenile care bars for executing the assassination. The incident took place on 19 August 2022.

NEWS IN BRIEF by Nordicreporter.com