There have been five murder cases in Norway so far this year. Here’s what we know

Police forensicPhoto: Terje Bendiksby / NTB

So far this year, the police in Norway have started investigating five murder cases with five victims.

Here are the details.

April 13: The lawyer Tor Kjærvik was shot in his home at Røa in Oslo and died from the injuries. The lawyer’s 36-year-old son is charged with the murder. He is also charged with the attempted murder of Kjærvik’s cohabitant.

April 20: 33-year-old Bård Lanes was found shot at Kilen in Tønsberg and died shortly afterward in the hospital. So far, the police have no suspects in the case.

April 22: At 8:40 PM, the police were notified that 42-year-old Renate Strand Normann had been found dead outdoors on Varaldsøy in Kvinnherad. A 47-year-old man was charged with murder the same night. Two days later, he was remanded in custody for four weeks. The deceased and the accused are described by the police as acquaintances, but are not related or closely related to each other.

April 28: 51-year-old Fevziye Kaya Sørebø was shot and killed in Tostrups gate on Frogner in Oslo just before 8:30 AM. A 39-year-old man who has been in a legal dispute with Sørebø has been arrested and charged with the murder.

May 3: A person was found dead in an apartment in the center of Halden at 10 PM. At the scene, a woman in her 40s was arrested and charged with murder.

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