Shooting: Kristianstad, tuesday 3 january 2023

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor Toward building

Several shots were fired at the restaurant. No one injured has been found, and no suspects have been arrested at this time. The case is classified as aggravated weapons offense and attempted murder. It is not clear if the shots were aimed at the restaurant or at one of the apartments in the same building.

The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Västra Vallgatan, Kristianstad), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Västra Vallgatan, Kristianstad municipality
4.6 percent of all shootings are carried out between 3 am and 4 am.


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

2018-2023: Shootings in Kristianstad municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Kristianstad

Kristianstad municipality: Other shootings this year

This year to date 2 shooting incidents have been reported in Kristianstad. The most recent this year, except for this one, took place on Tue, 03 Jan 2023 (Several shots were fired at the restaurant).

Karta med skjutningar markerade

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

Shooting, Kristianstad, tuesday 3 january 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Kristianstad 2023-01-03: Mordförsök - skottlossning mot restaurang
    Flashback, tis 3 jan 2023
  2. Skjutning i centrala Kristianstad – flera skott mot fastighet
    Kristianstadsbladet, tis 3 jan 2023
  3. 03 januari 03:53, Skottlossning, Kristianstad
    Polisen, tis 3 jan 2023
  4. Skottlossning i centrala Kristianstad
    Sveriges Television, tis 3 jan 2023