A person found dead in a watercourse outside Hagfors – the police are investigating a serious crime

At 4:18 p.m. the police and emergency services were alerted about a person lying in the water in a watercourse outside Hagfors. Police initially went along to assist the emergency services.

– A caller had found a person lying in the water. The emergency services were able to establish that the person was deceased. Relatives have been informed, says Christina Hallin.

The deceased person was found just west of Hagfors, by lake Värm-Ullen.

– We have blocked off the site of the find, on land, and technicians are on site to secure any traces.