Shooting: Helsingborg, friday 6 october 2023

Street view from crime scene
With gunshot wounds
A man in his 30s is suspected of having caused himself a gunshot wound. The person entered the emergency room on Saturday evening with suspected gunshot wounds. Police were dispatched to the scene for control. Several investigation measures have been carried out, including with the help of drones and dog patrol. After the initial investigative work, information has emerged which means that it cannot be ruled out that the man himself caused the gunshot wound. A report of serious weapons offense has been drawn up as the man is suspected of having handled a weapon without a permit.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Ospecificerat, Helsingborg), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Ospecificerat, Helsingborg municipality
9.3 percent of all shootings are carried out between 11 pm and 12 pm.


  1. 1

    Male, 30 years of age. Injured.

2018-2023: Shootings in Helsingborg municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Helsingborg

Helsingborg municipality: Other shootings this year

This year to date 11 shooting incidents have been reported in Helsingborg. The most recent ones this year, except for this one, took place on Thu, 05 Oct 2023 (Gunshot wound man found on Gustaf Adolfs torg) and Sat, 30 Sep 2023 (Alarm about shooting in Västra Berga).

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, friday 6 october 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Man skjuten i skinkan – oklart av vem
    Aftonbladet, lör 7 okt 2023
  2. 06 oktober 23:17, Vapenlagen, Helsingborg
    Polisen, lör 7 okt 2023