Shooting: Malmö, tuesday 21 february 2023

Street view from crime scene
Several people shot at at Kroksbäck in Malmö. The police have cordoned off an area around Sörbäcksgatan where a shooting took place during the night of Tuesday. According to witnesses, shots have been fired at several people. They left the scene and were found by the police in the immediate area. It is currently unclear how many people were shot at. No one was physically injured in the shooting.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Sörbäcksgatan, Malmö), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Sörbäcksgatan, Malmö municipality
4.7 percent of all shootings are carried out between 2 am and 3 am.


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

2018-2023: Shootings in Malmö municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Malmö

Malmö municipality: Other shootings this year

During 2023 took place 20 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The last ones took place Wed, 28 Jun 2023 (Man in his 20s found injured after alarm of several loud bangs in the area around Fosie in southern Malmö) and Wed, 28 Jun 2023 (Bullet holes in the windows of the residence discovered).

Karta med skjutningar markerade

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

Shooting, Malmö, tuesday 21 february 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Skottlossning på Kroksbäck – område avspärrat. Malmö. 2023-02-03
    Flashback, tis 21 feb 2023
  2. Skottlossning på Kroksbäck – område avspärrat – Sydsvenskan
    Sydsvenskan, tis 21 feb 2023
  3. 21 februari 02:43, Skottlossning, Malmö
    Polisen, tis 21 feb 2023