Shooting: Göteborg, sunday 9 april 2023

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor With gunshot wounds
Man shot in the leg on Bögatan in Örgryte. On Sunday evening, the police received several alarms about possible shooting in the area around Bö. On Bögatan, a man in his 30s is found with a gunshot wound to the leg. An ambulance is called. The shooter reportedly left in a car. There were probably several people in the suspect car. In connection with questioning, information emerges about people being at the site to make "deals" which then resulted in shooting. The police are therefore also classifying the incident as aggravated robbery. The gunshot victim is said to have left the hospital during the night of Boxing Day. No one has been arrested or suspected at this time.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Bögatan, Göteborg), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Bögatan, Göteborg municipality
8.6 percent of all shootings are carried out between 10 pm and 11 pm.


  1. 1

    Male, 30 years of age. Injured.

2018-2023: Shootings in Göteborg municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Göteborg

Göteborg municipality: Other shootings this year

During 2023 took place 18 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The last ones took place Tue, 01 Aug 2023 (Shots fired at the same building that was subjected to a powerful explosion last Sunday) and Sat, 24 Jun 2023 (Alarm of shooting at three locations in Angered during the night to Saturday).

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, sunday 9 april 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Kl 22.21 Göteborg, Försök till mord/grovt rån
    Polisen, mån 10 apr 2023