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Would-be bomber causing Stockholm lock-down surrenders to police

Jun 20, 2014    

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - A man who had threatened to set off explosives in the heart of Stockholm on Thursday, prompting an hours-long lockdown in the Swedish capital, finally gave himself up to police, a spokesman said.Police sealed off large parts of the city and evacuated buildings as they negotiated with the man holed up inside a building near the headquarters of the main ruling political party, the Moderates, saying he was carrying explosives."The negotiation went well in that he understood that it was an untenable situation," police spokesman Kjell Lindgren said. "He came out...

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