Shooting: Österåker, tuesday 26 september 2023

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor With gunshot wounds
Police and ambulance were called to a villa in Åkersberga with information that a man had been shot. When the patrols arrived at the scene, a man was found with suspected gunshot wounds outside the villa in question. The man has been taken by ambulance helicopter to hospital with injuries that are initially assessed as serious. A preliminary investigation regarding attempted murder and serious weapons crime has been initiated and a police operation is underway to search for the perpetrator or persons and to carry out investigative efforts. The crime scene, which is in or adjacent to the villa, is cordoned off and a technical investigation will take place.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Åkersberga, Österåker), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Åkersberga, Österåker municipality
8.6 percent of all shootings are carried out between 10 pm and 11 pm.


  1. 1

    Male, 60 years of age. Injured.

2018-2023: Shootings in Österåker municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Österåker

Österåker municipality: Other shootings this year

This is so far the only shooting this year in Österåker.

Karta med skjutningar markerade

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

Shooting, Österåker, tuesday 26 september 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Man skjuten Åkersberga 2023-09-26
    Flashback, tis 26 sep 2023
  2. 26 september 22:36, Mord/dråp, försök, Österåker
    Polisen, ons 27 sep 2023
  3. Man skjuten norr om Stockholm
    news55, ons 27 sep 2023
  4. Man hittad skjuten vid villa – allvarligt skadad
    ttela, ons 27 sep 2023
  5. Man skjuten i Åkersberga norr om Stockholm
    svd, ons 27 sep 2023
  6. Man i 60-årsåldern skjuten vid villa i Åkersberga
    Sveriges Television, ons 27 sep 2023
  7. Åkersberga: Man skjuten vid villa – förd till sjukhus
    Aftonbladet, ons 27 sep 2023
  8. Man hittad skottskadad utanför sitt hem: Aldrig känts så nära som nu - P4 Stockholm
    Sveriges Radio, ons 27 sep 2023
  9. Man skjuten i Åkersberga – uppgift om Foxtrot-koppling
    omni, ons 27 sep 2023
  10. Man i 60-årsåldern skjuten i Åkersberga
    tv4, ons 27 sep 2023
  11. Uppgifter: Skjutne mannen inte måltavla
    Aftonbladet, ons 27 sep 2023
  12. Felskjutning i Åkersberga: Fel person lockades ut | Krim
    Expressen, ons 27 sep 2023
  13. Skjuten i Åkersberga var inte målet – ännu en felskjutning
    dn, tor 28 sep 2023