Shooting: Göteborg, wednesday 31 may 2023

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor Deadly shooting
Man in his 30s found shot to death on Hisingen. At 02:00 on the night of Wednesday, several calls were received about suspected shooting in Lillhagen. The police on the spot found a weapon in the terrain, which was seized. In connection with this, an 18-year-old man was also found who was arrested and later arrested on suspicion of serious weapons offences. Despite an extensive search effort, no injured person was found on this occasion. During the morning, a man in his 30s was found dead outside with gunshot wounds. The police suspect that the events are connected and the 18-year-old will also be charged with murder.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Lillhagsparken, Göteborg), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Lillhagsparken, Göteborg municipality
4.7 percent of all shootings are carried out between 2 am and 3 am.


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    Male, 30 years of age. Killed.

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 16 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The last ones took place Tue, 20 Jun 2023 (Man dead after suspected shooting in Hisings Kärra) and Mon, 19 Jun 2023 (Shooting at property in Kärra).

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, wednesday 31 may 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. 31 maj 06:07, Mord/dråp, Göteborg
    Polisen, ons 31 maj 2023
  2. Man hittad död på Hisingen – misstänkt mord | GP
    Göteborgs-Posten, ons 31 maj 2023