Shooting: Karlstad, sunday 14 may 2023

Street view from crime scene
Shooting in central Karlstad. At half past two on the night of Sunday, witnesses are said to have observed a man shooting with some kind of weapon and then disappearing from the scene. No one has been reported injured and by half past four in the morning no one had been arrested either.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Fahlgrensgatan, Karlstad), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Fahlgrensgatan, Karlstad municipality
6.3 percent of all shootings are carried out between 1 am and 2 am.


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

2018-2023: Shootings in Karlstad municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Karlstad

Karlstad municipality: Other shootings this year

This year to date 2 shooting incidents have been reported in Karlstad. The most recent this year, except for this one, took place on Sun, 14 May 2023 (Shooting in central Karlstad).

Karta med skjutningar markerade

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

Shooting, Karlstad, sunday 14 may 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Skottlossning i Karlstad (2023-05-14)
    Flashback, sön 14 maj 2023
  2. I NATT: Skottlossning i Karlstad – utredning om grovt vapenbrott
    NWT, sön 14 maj 2023
  3. Skottlossning i Karlstad – ingen skadad - DN.SE
    Dagens Nyheter, sön 14 maj 2023
  4. 14 maj 01:24, Olaga hot, Karlstad
    Polisen, sön 14 maj 2023