A person has fired an automatic weapon in a forest area in Alingsås. At the same time, there is a fire in the forest area, which has been cordoned off by the police. According to the police, it concerns mental illness and a person with an automatic weapon who is in the forest. Witnesses report hearing a volley of gunfire.The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Kungälvsvägen, Kvarnabacken, Alingsås), based on what is currently known about the event.
The shooting took place on .
1.8 percent of all shootings are carried out between 12 pm and 1 pm.
This is so far the only shooting this year in Alingsås.
More statistics, map over where in Alingsås the shootings have taken place, diagram and list of all shootings in the municiaplity can be found on the overview page for Alingsås.