Police patrol fired upon in central Östersund. In connection with the police checking a car in central Östersund, the police patrol was fired upon. The car fled at high speed. A pursuit on the E45 northbound was initiated; at the time of writing, a police operation is still underway. No police officer was physically injured in the shooting. The case is classified as attempted murder.The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Centrum, Östersund), based on what is currently known about the event.
This is so far the only shooting this year in Östersund.
More statistics, map over where in Östersund the shootings have taken place, diagram and list of all shootings in the municiaplity can be found on the overview page for Östersund.