Shooting: Göteborg, friday 6 january 2023

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor Toward building

Shooting at gate in Frölunda. The police were called to Västra Frölunda just before 6pm on Friday evening after reports of loud explosions in the area. On site, suspected bullet holes were found in a gate. There are no reports of injured persons.

The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Karneolgatan, Frölunda, Göteborg), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Map, crime scene
Karneolgatan, Frölunda Göteborg municipality

The shooting took place on .

5.1 percent of all shootings are carried out between 6 pm and 7 pm.


No one was wounded or killed in this shooting.

Göteborg municipality: Historical trend

Line chart, monthly number of shootings in Göteborg
Line chart, monthly number of shootings in Göteborg

2018-2023: Shootings in Göteborg municipality per month

12 months rolling average

Göteborg municipality: Other shootings this year

This year to date 4 shooting incidents have been reported in Göteborg. The most recent ones this year, except for this one, took place on Wed, 15 Feb 2023 (Several shots have been fired at an apartment door in Järnbrott) and Tue, 24 Jan 2023 (Shooting at an apartment in Västra Frölunda).

Karta med skjutningar markerade

More statistics, map over where in Göteborg the shootings have taken place, diagram and list of all shootings in the municiaplity can be found on the overview page for Göteborg.

Shooting, Göteborg, friday 6 january 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Skottlossning mot port i Västra Frölunda (2023-01-06)
    Flashback, fre 6 jan 2023
  2. Skjutning i Frölunda – skotthål i port
    Övrigt, fre 6 jan 2023
  3. Polisinsats i Västra Frölunda | Nyheter
    Expressen, fre 6 jan 2023
  4. Skottlossning i Frölunda i Göteborg – port beskjuten
    Sveriges Television, fre 6 jan 2023