There has been widespread shock in Sweden today when two children playing outside were shot.

A preschool and elementary school child were wounded last night in Visätra in the municipality of Huddinge south of Stockholm.

The children were taken by ambulance to the hospital.

Legs The children shot did not suffer any fatal injuries.

Police received an alarm about the shooting on Saturday at 8:16 p.m. local time.

A total of nine people have been arrested in connection with the shooting.

According to police, there are people among them who have connections to criminal networks.