Osterling would not comment on those details, saying only: “The man is in hospital. His injuries are not life-threatening.”
The mother has denied the crimes, the Swedish Prosecution Authority said.
Doctors at the hospital had alerted police to the case.
The unidentified relative who found the man said the apartment looked like it had not been cleaned in years.
“There was urine, dirt, and dust. It smelled rotten,” she told Expressen, adding that she had to wade through piles of junk to get through the hallways
“No one could have cleaned that home for many years.”
“I’m in shock, brokenhearted, but at the same time relieved. I’ve been waiting for this day for 20 years because I figured out that she was totally controlling his life, but I never imagined the extent of it,” she said.
“I’m just thankful that he got help and is going to survive.”
Source: Naija News