BREAKING: Swedish city of Malmo in LOCKDOWN after suspected GRENADE ATTACK


Police have sealed off a block of flats in the Swedish city of Malmo following an explosion.

The bomb squad and a dog unit are at the scene, but it is currently unclear what caused the blast.

Police were alerted at at 9.19pm by a number of people living nearby.

“We got calls from two people with five minutes apart,” says police spokesperson Calle Persson.

Four police patrols were sent to the site but there is currently no indication that anyone has been injured, Expressen reports.

It comes as Sweden remains in the spotlight for the conditions experience by recent immigrants in its suburbs.