1 Dead And 8 Wounded In Finland Shooting Spree

By: CNN, Posted by Chelsey Moran
By: CNN, Posted by Chelsey Moran

(CNN) -- An 18-year-old man was arrested early Saturday in Finland over a shooting spree that left one person dead and eight wounded, CNN's Finnish affiliate MTV3 reported.

The alleged teen gunman had two rifles and killed a woman in the southern Finnish town of Hyvinkaa, police told the channel.

Two of the wounded victims were in critical condition, a hospital official told MTV3.

No information was released about the motive for the shootings.

Finland's President Sauli Niinisto expressed condolences to the family members of the victims.


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