Two people wounded in attack in Sweden, one arrested

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COPENHAGEN, June 21 (Reuters) - Two people were wounded in an attack in the Swedish town of Vasterason Tuesday, police said, adding that one person had been arrested.

Police in a statement said a sharp object had been used and that the attack had been classified as attempted murder.

Swedish daily Aftonbladet, citing unnamed sources, reported that the victims were stabbed with a knife.

Police said the attack took place in central Vasteras, about 90 km (56 miles) west of Stockholm.

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Reporting by Stine Jacobsen, editing by Terje Solsvik and Nick Macfie

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