Shooting: Osby, thursday 6 july 2023

Street view from crime scene

Shooting in central Osby. Shortly before midnight during the night to Friday, the police received an alarm about loud gunshot-like bangs. At the scene, the police were able to establish that a shooting had taken place, and that a car had driven into a garden. As far as is known, no one has been injured. Perpetrators are being sought, including with dog patrol and helicopter. Roadblocks for crime scene investigation have been set up at the Smedjegatan/Göingegatan intersection and on Norra Infartsgatan.

The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Smedjegatan/Göingegatan, Osby), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Smedjegatan/Göingegatan, Osby municipality
9.3 percent of all shootings are carried out between 11 pm and 12 pm.


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

2018-2023: Shootings in Osby municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Osby

Osby municipality: Other shootings this year

This year to date 3 shooting incidents have been reported in Osby. The most recent ones this year, except for this one, took place on Sun, 02 Jul 2023 (Homes shelled in central Osby during the past night and morning) and Sun, 02 Jul 2023 (Homes shelled in Osby during the night and morning).

Karta med skjutningar markerade

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

Shooting, Osby, thursday 6 july 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Misstänkt skottlossning i skånska Osby
    omni, tor 6 jul 2023
  2. 07 juli 23:39, Skottlossning, Osby
    Polisen, fre 7 jul 2023
  3. Skottlossning i skånska Osby – Skånska Dagbladet
    skd, fre 7 jul 2023
  4. Stor polisinsats i Osby efter larm om skottlossning
    Expressen, fre 7 jul 2023
  5. Skottlossning i Osby: stor polisinsats
    Aftonbladet, fre 7 jul 2023
  6. Skottlossning i Osby - tredje på en vecka
    kristianstadsbladet, fre 7 jul 2023
  7. Skottlossning i Osby - en personbil har kört in i en trädgård - P4 Kristianstad
    Sveriges Radio, fre 7 jul 2023
  8. Skottlossning i skånska Osby - DN.SE
    dn, fre 7 jul 2023