Shooting: Sandviken, tuesday 18 july 2023

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor With gunshot wounds
16-year-old boy injured in shooting at Björksätraskolan. Police are on the scene with a larger resource. The police were alerted at 11 p.m. by witnesses who heard what sounded like gunfire. A quarter of an hour later, they received a call about a person with a gunshot wound. The shot-wounded 16-year-old is being treated in hospital - his condition is currently considered to be stable.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Björksätraskolan, Sandviken), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Björksätraskolan, Sandviken municipality
9.3 percent of all shootings are carried out between 11 pm and 12 pm.


  1. 1

    Male, 16 years of age. Injured.

2018-2023: Shootings in Sandviken municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Sandviken

Sandviken municipality: Other shootings this year

During 2023 took place 2 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The other one, except for this one, took place on Tue, 18 Jul 2023 (16-year-old boy injured in shooting at Björksätraskolan).

Karta med skjutningar markerade

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

Shooting, Sandviken, tuesday 18 july 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Man skjuten i sandviken (Björksätra)
    Flashback, tis 18 jul 2023
  2. Skottlossning i Sandviken – Gefle Dagblad
    gd, ons 19 jul 2023
  3. Senaste nytt – snabba nyheter från Aftonbladet - Skottlossning i Sandviken
    Aftonbladet, ons 19 jul 2023
  4. JUST NU: ”Pågående skottlossning" i Sandviken | Nyheter
    Expressen, ons 19 jul 2023
  5. 19 juli 00:49, Mord/dråp, försök, Sandviken
    Polisen, ons 19 jul 2023
  6. Skottlossning i Sandviken
    Aftonbladet, ons 19 jul 2023
  7. Larm om skottlossning i Sandviken
    dn, ons 19 jul 2023
  8. Skottlossning i Sandviken – en skadad - P4 Gävleborg
    Sveriges Radio, ons 19 jul 2023
  9. Tonårspojke skjuten i Sandviken – Arbetarbladet
    arbetarbladet, ons 19 jul 2023
  10. Pojke hittad skottskadad i Sandviken
    svd, ons 19 jul 2023
  11. Krimsvepet: Skottskadad pojke i Sandviken – elbatongjakt i Rinkeby
    bulletin.nu, ons 19 jul 2023
  12. Tonåring skjuten i Sandviken – personer uppges gripna
    Sveriges Television, ons 19 jul 2023
  13. Två misstänkta efter skjutningen i Sandviken – Arbetarbladet
    arbetarbladet, ons 19 jul 2023
  14. Oro i Sandviken efter skjutningen – Arbetarbladet
    arbetarbladet, ons 19 jul 2023
  15. Sandviken: En skjuten i Björksätra - Xnytt.se
    xnytt, ons 19 jul 2023
  16. Personer frihetsberövade efter skjutningen i Sandviken – Arbetarbladet
    arbetarbladet, tor 20 jul 2023
  17. Pojke skottskadad i Sandviken – två misstänkta
    corren, tor 20 jul 2023
  18. Skjuten tonårspojke i Sandviken vaken och talbar
    gd, tor 20 jul 2023
  19. Tre personer gripna för mordförsöket i Sandviken
    gd, fre 21 jul 2023