Shooting: Malmö, friday 11 august 2023

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor Toward building
Shots fired at a villa in the Västra Kattarp area. Several shots have been fired at a villa in the Västra Kattarp area. The villa next door has also been hit by shots. The shooting is believed to have happened late last night, but was not discovered until Saturday morning. No people were physically injured in connection with the incident.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Västra Kattarp, Malmö), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

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


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 24 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The last ones took place Thu, 10 Aug 2023 (Bullet holes discovered in apartment buildings on Rosengård) and Sun, 06 Aug 2023 (Man seriously injured after shots were fired at an apartment in Rosengård).

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, friday 11 august 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Malmö - Skottlossning mot villa (2023-08-12)
    Flashback, lör 12 aug 2023
  2. 12 augusti 08:08, Skottlossning, Malmö
    Polisen, lör 12 aug 2023
  3. Skottlossning mot två villor i Västra Kattarp
    sydsvenskan, lör 12 aug 2023