Motive for the incident remains unclear. FIVE PEOPLE were injured after multiple shots were fired at the Malminkartano square and its immediate vicinity in Helsinki in the wee hours of Saturday. The police have apprehended several people as part of their effort try to determine the motive for the incident and the events that preceded it.
The five people injured are being treated at the Töölö Hospital in Helsinki, where investigative officers have interviewed them briefly. Officers have also been deployed to the hospital to ensure that the people involved in the incident do not get in contact with one another.