Murder suspect turns himself in, told police station is closed

Man had been on the run for 15 months

Published On: Feb 21 2013 11:08:02 AM CST   Updated On: Feb 22 2013 10:43:14 AM CST
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A murder suspect, who was at large for 15 months, finally tried to turn himself in to Swedish police only to be told that the police station was closed.

Saleh Hadri allegedly killed a man in November 2011 and has been on the run ever since, Sweden's The Local reports.

When he went to the police station in Malmo, Sweden and rang the doorbell, he was told they could not help him because the station was closed.

"Closed? I'm suspected of murder and a wanted man," he allegedly said in the intercom. "You guys really want to get a hold of me."

Hadri was then directed to another station, where he went and was eventually taken into custody. No officers were sent down from the first station to escort him to the second one.