There was a violent conflict in a shopping center in Kuopio, Finland. As the Finnish police announced, a human was killed. Policemen fired shots.
According to the Finnish news agency STT at least nine people were injured. The police confirmed the number and said that the suspect was among them.
The crime scene about four kilometers southwest of the city of Kuopio was closed off, the background of the crime is so far as unclear as the motive. Kuopio is located about 340 kilometers north of the city of Helsinki.
According to the police, it came in the premises of a vocational school in the building complex to the dispute. The police have made use of a firearm, it said. According to eyewitnesses, eyewitnesses reported that a person had gone to a classroom with a sword. There is no confirmation for this yet.