Logo 468


Advertisement:

Job section - 468

The man on the ground was violent


Linda Genborg 2012-04-27

The man in the picture published on Göteborgs-Posten where three ticket inspectors are holding a person down on the ground, had acted violently before the picture was taken. According to the ticket inspectors, the man was under the influence, drank beer on the tram and acted threateningly.

According to a report that was filed after the incident the inspectors had asked the man, who was drinking and spilling beer on-board a tram, to get off the tram at the next stop. But the man refused and started screaming. Then he threatened a ticket inspector and two passengers. Before he got off at Chalmers tram stop he punched one of the inspectors in the stomach and tried to hit one of the others.

At the tram stop he tried to throw a beer bottle at the head of one of the ticket inspectors, but missed and instead threw the bottle towards one of the other inspectors. The inspectors held the man down on the ground until the police arrived.

Göteborgs-Posten could not get hold of the man for a comment. 



Related article

2012-04-26 11:39 
Ticket inspector presses knee against man's chest


Post comment     Tip a friend     Print






New centre to support Roma community


Gothenburg will be introducing a new centre for the city’s Romani residents this spring. The centre will be set...

More

'No better alternative to the congestion charge'


An investigation by the municipal executive committee has concluded that there may not be any proposal...

More

C1

Housing to help reduce segregation


New apartments in the city centre will feature lower rent prices than usual in an attempt to reduce social...

More

Foreign kids targeted by bullies


Immigrant children in Sweden are three times more likely to be bullied than Swedish born children, suggests a...

More

Christmas markets in Gothenburg

The Christmas market at Liseberg is the biggest in Sweden.

UPDATED: Christmas markets are now sprouting up in and around Gothenburg. Get into the spirit with everything from handicrafts, jewellery...

More

'Let's be lonely together'


Alone and no plans for Christmas? Chris Halvorsen invites you to celebrate with him.

“Let’s be...

More

Jie Sun to share knowledge of graphene all over the world

Chalmers teacher and researcher Jie Sun

This spring, Chalmers will launch its first mooc (massive open online courses) – online courses offered...

More

SD party secretary: "Jewish people and Samis are not Swedes"


Jewish people and the Sami people are not Swedes, according to Party Secretary of the Sweden Democrats,...

More

Happy Lucia!



With origins in both pagan and Christian traditions, the Swedish Lucia celebrations are one of the highlights...

More

Swedish Lucia for Dummies

    

This content was first published on 
Sweden.se - Sweden's official website.

 

More

What's on this weekend


December 12 to 14 - Make your weekend full to the brim with these tips and ideas on upcoming events...

More

Patti Smith will perform at Way Out West


World-renowned singer Patti Smith will be joining the long list of acts performing at the 2015 three-day...

More

New partnership to aid homeless migrants


More and more people are facing the cold winter weather on the streets but the Gothenburg municipality have...

More

More tourists head to Gothenburg

Image: Göran Assner/imagebank.sweden.se<br />Gothenburg Harbour

Gothenburg is becoming a popular tourist destination with an increase in visitors this year, according to...

More

Saint Lucia crowned

Image: Ola Ericson/imagebank.sweden.se<br />A typical St Lucia celebration

The winner of this year’s Saint Lucia has been crowned. On Wedensday evening Matilda Almgren became the...

More

First acts for Way Out West announced


It does not seem that long a go that Gothenburg’s Slottsskogen was overflowing with thousands of Way...

More

Job creation to continue


Job growth in West Sweden is expected to continue through 2015, suggests the latest labour market forecasts...

More

Gothenburg teen killed in Middle East fighting


A 17-year-old man from Gothenburg has reportedly been killed while fighting alongside an Islamic group in the...

More
More articles (for front page)

Kinberg Batra nominated as new Moderate leader

Nevs investor is Mahindra - report

First Living Lab pics unveiled

Midwife 'crisis' at Sahlgrenska

Gothenburg’s economy defies downturn

Young researcher awarded major grant

Gothenburg takes 'green bonds' to UN conference

Christmas lights switch on

Gothia Towers' 1.2 billion investment unveiled

Suspect detained in unsolved murder of Chalmers student


Main partners:

Main Partners (uni collaboration)

Social media:

Linda's twitter logo 2

Facebook






BRG Expat Guide



Advertisements:

Business Region Göteborg

Nordstan D

Most read