Shooting: Helsingborg, thursday 5 october 2023

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor With gunshot wounds
Gunshot wound man found on Gustaf Adolfs torg. The police have set up a cordon at the square and several patrols are checking the immediate area. The injured man has been taken to hospital and the police are looking for witnesses to the incident.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Gustaf Adolfs torg, Helsingborg), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Gustaf Adolfs torg, Helsingborg municipality
5.1 percent of all shootings are carried out between 6 pm and 7 pm.


  1. 1

    Male. Injured.

2018-2023: Shootings in Helsingborg municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Helsingborg

Helsingborg municipality: Other shootings this year

During 2023 took place 10 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The last ones took place Sat, 30 Sep 2023 (Alarm about shooting in Västra Berga) and Sat, 30 Sep 2023 (Shooting on an open street in central Helsingborg).

Karta med skjutningar markerade

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

Shooting, Helsingborg, thursday 5 october 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Man skjuten på Gustav Adolfs torg i Helsinborg (2023-10-05)
    Flashback, tor 5 okt 2023
  2. 05 oktober 18:39, Mord/dråp, försök, Helsingborg
    Polisen, tor 5 okt 2023
  3. Man hittad skjuten på torg i Helsingborg | Nyheter
    Expressen, tor 5 okt 2023