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At Least 2 People Lost Their Lives in Restaurant Shooting in Sweden, Possibly Tied To Gangs

According to the reporters, the Swedish city of Gothenburg was shaken when a gang related to shooting entered in a restaurant on Wednesday. In this attack several people were shot and among them 2 had lost their lives.

There has been no evidence found whether the attack in Sweden`s second biggest city was related to any terror group. There has been found a history of gang violence in the neighborhood, as per the police spokeswoman Ulla Brehm. She also stated that at least two people were killed at the spot and several others were taken to the hospital.

One of the witness told to the British broadcaster SVT that as soon as the gunmen entered the restaurant they started firing with automatic weapons.

According to the witness who didn`t tell his name, “I didn`t have a chance to think about what happened, then I saw that my friend was bleeding, I tried to stop the bleeding as well as I could with my hand.”

According to the police, the firing occurred inside the restaurant whose name is Var Krog` which means `our tavern and bar` in Swedish.

As per the website, the restaurant was started in 1995. It also has night pub and sports bar which is said to be opened only on Fridays and Saturdays.

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