Around midnight on Sunday a man was kidnapped in the area of Djursholm just outside of Stockholm. Four people have been arrested after they forced the man into a car.
According to police the man was forced into the car while being threatened. Police managed to free the man around an hour after the kidnapping took place.
Djursholm is part of Danderyd which is the richest municipality in Sweden. It is located just outside of Stockholm.
Aftonbladet reports that police stopped a white van shortly after midnight. The man who was kidnapped was conscious and has been interviewed by police.
“We have four arrested and interrogations are ongoing. They are suspected of kidnapping. The conditions for the investigation are good” said Verner Viking of the police to Aftonbladet.
The four men are 36, 26, 25 and 21 years old. According to Mitt i, all four are citizens of another European country.
“Investigators have found connections between the four arrested and the victim” says Ola Österling at the police.