Updated: 07/04/17 : 15:21:32Printable Version
A lorry has driven into a store in central Stockholm, killing at least two people, Swedish police say.
Earlier media reports said three people had been killed. Police said a number of people were also injured.
Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven said the country has been attacked and everything indicated that this was an act of terrorism.
The incident occurred on Drottninggatan (Queen Street), one of the city's major pedestrian streets.
It happened just before 15:00 local time (13:00 Irish Time/GMT).
Shots have also reportedly been fired in another part of the city, says BBC security correspondent Frank Gardner, citing security sources.
It is not yet known if the two incidents are connected.
Witnesses told local media they saw a lorry driving into the window of the department store, and they have seen people on the ground.
"There is total confusion. I do not know how many are injured - many people are totally shocked," one witness, Leif Arnmar