STOCKHOLM - Two people were killed and one seriously injured in a knife attack at an IKEA store in the city of Vesteras, about an hour west of the Swedish capital Stockholm, police said on Monday.
Police said they had received a call reporting injuries at the IKEA store at around 1300 CET (1100 GMT).
"We found a man and a woman who had knife injuries and who later died of their wounds," Vastmanland police said in a statement.
Another person was seriously injured.
The police said they had taken a man into custody suspected of murder.