Shooting: Göteborg, tuesday 26 march 2024

Street view from crime scene
Shots were fired at another man with a gun-like object at Bäckebol. A shot was fired before the perpetrator disappeared in a car. The perpetrator, a man in his 40s, was later arrested and is now suspected of attempted murder.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Transportgatan, Bäckebol, Göteborg), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Transportgatan, Bäckebol, Göteborg municipality
4.0 percent of all shootings are carried out between 4 pm and 5 pm.


No one has been reported wounded or killed in this shooting.

2018-2024: Shootings in Göteborg municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Göteborg

Göteborg municipality: Other shootings this year

This year to date 9 shooting incidents have been reported in Göteborg. The most recent ones this year, except for this one, took place on Wed, 27 Mar 2024 (Bullet holes in windows and cartridge cases found at Stureplatsen) and Tue, 26 Mar 2024 (Shots were fired at another man with a gun-like object at Bäckebol).

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, tuesday 26 march 2024: External references (in Swedish)

  1. 26 mars 16.30, Mord/dråp, försök, Göteborg
    Polisen, tis 26 mar 2024
  2. Man gripen efter skottlossning i Göteborg
    Expressen, tis 26 mar 2024
  3. Misstänkt mordförsök efter skottlossning i Göteborg
    gp, tis 26 mar 2024