School pupils injured in Sweden knife attack

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Three people were taken to hospital after an attack in the Swedish town of Eskilstuna on Thursday in what appeared to be an assault with a weapon, local police said.

Swedish TV4 reported that the incident was a knife attack.

The TV station initially said an attack took place at a school but the headmaster later said the pupils had been at a different location at the time of the incident.

More details to follow

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