Shooting: Robertsfors, monday 31 july 2023

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor Toward vehicle
Gun fired at car in which people were traveling. There is currently no information that personal injuries have occurred in the shooting. When the police arrived at the scene and checked the person in question, a situation arose where the police had to open fire. The man was then hit in the leg and taken by ambulance to hospital - the extent of the injury is unknown. The man is arrested. Investigation is in place. None of the people involved are known to the police from before, which is why the police make the assessment that it is an isolated incident.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Bygdeå, Robertsfors), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Bygdeå, Robertsfors municipality
2.5 percent of all shootings are carried out between 2 pm and 3 pm.


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

2018-2023: Shootings in Robertsfors municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Robertsfors

Robertsfors municipality: Other shootings this year

This was the only shooting in Robertsfors municipality during 2023.

Karta med skjutningar markerade

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

Shooting, Robertsfors, monday 31 july 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Man skjuten av polis i Robertsfors – förd till sjukhus
    Aftonbladet, sön 30 jul 2023
  2. Man skjuten av polis i Robertsfors, 2023-07-31
    Flashback, mån 31 jul 2023
  3. 31 juli 14:03, Mord/dråp, försök, Robertsfors
    Polisen, mån 31 jul 2023
  4. Man sköt mot bil i Bygdeå – skottskadad av polisen
    omni, mån 31 jul 2023
  5. Misstänkte blev skjuten strax ovanför knäet av polis
    norran, mån 31 jul 2023
  6. Avlossade skott i Robertsfors: Man skjuten i benet vid polisingripande
    megafonen, ons 2 aug 2023
  7. Misstänkte skytten är från Skellefteå – anhållen för mordförsök
    norran, tor 3 aug 2023
  8. Misstänkta mannen häktad – ska genomgå psykisk undersökning
    folkbladet.nu, tor 3 aug 2023