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Archive picture: Tony Öhberg for Finland Today

HELSINKI

An attempted armed robbery caused a big police operation in Helsinki’s Jätkäsaari district late on Sunday afternoon.

The police didn’t comment much about the incident, but several police patrols were also seen in front of an R-Kioski in the nearby Ruoholahti district and across the bridge in Lauttasaari.

The news is being updated once we know more.

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