Shooting: Malmö, sunday 6 august 2023

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor Toward building With gunshot wounds
Man seriously injured after shots were fired at an apartment in Rosengård. Police have been sent to Jägersrovägen in the Västra Kattarp area, Rosengård, after several people raised the alarm about gunfire. It has been established that an apartment has been shelled. A 75-year-old man who was in the apartment is said to have been seriously injured and is being taken to hospital by ambulance. The place has been cordoned off and witness interviews are being held.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Jägersrovägen, Västra Kattarp, Malmö), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Jägersrovägen, Västra Kattarp, Malmö municipality
9.3 percent of all shootings are carried out between 9 pm and 10 pm.


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    Male, 77 years old. Injured.

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 22 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The last ones took place Fri, 04 Aug 2023 (Shooting at several apartments in the Ribersborg area of Malmö) and Wed, 28 Jun 2023 (A second shooting occurred in Fosie on Wednesday evening).

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, sunday 6 august 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Malmö - Lägenhet beskjuten (08-06-2023)
    Flashback, sön 6 aug 2023
  2. Skottlossning in i bostad, Malmö, Västra Kattarp (2023-08-06)
    Flashback, sön 6 aug 2023
  3. 06 augusti 21:51, Mord/dråp, försök, Malmö
    Polisen, mån 7 aug 2023
  4. Skottlossning i Malmö | Nyheter
    Expressen, mån 7 aug 2023
  5. Skottlossning mot lägenhet i Västra Kattarp, Malmö
    Aftonbladet, mån 7 aug 2023
  6. En gripen efter skjutning i Malmö – Skånska Dagbladet
    skd, mån 7 aug 2023
  7. En gripen efter skjutning i Malmö
    svd, mån 7 aug 2023
  8. Man i 75-årsåldern skjuten i Malmö – en person gripen
    omni, mån 7 aug 2023
  9. En anhållen efter skott mot bostad – man skadad
    gp, mån 7 aug 2023
  10. Oro efter skjutningen i Malmö: ”Inte kul”
    tv4, tis 8 aug 2023
  11. Hennes sambo sköts i huvudet i Malmö | Nyheter
    Expressen, ons 9 aug 2023