Shooting: Hofors, wednesday 6 april 2022

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor With gunshot wounds
A man was injured in the leg during a shooting in Hofors during Wednesday evening. The shot-wounded man, who is in his 40s, has been taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. According to witness statements, two suspected perpetrators left the scene in a car.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Göklundsvägen, Hofors), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Göklundsvägen, Hofors municipality
9.3 percent of all shootings are carried out between 9 pm and 10 pm.


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    Male, 40 years of age. Injured.

2018-2023: Shootings in Hofors municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Hofors

Hofors municipality: Other shootings this year

During 2022 took place 2 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The other one, except for this one, took place on Wed, 06 Apr 2022 (A man was injured in the leg during a shooting in Hofors during Wednesday evening).

Karta med skjutningar markerade

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

Shooting, Hofors, wednesday 6 april 2022: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Misstänkt skottlossning i Hofors 2022-04-06
    Flashback, ons 6 apr 2022
  2. Hofors, 2022-04-06 21:35 (Okant)
    SVT Datajournalistik: Skjutningar, ons 6 apr 2022
  3. Skottlossning i Hofors – man förd till sjukhus
    Expressen, tor 7 apr 2022
  4. Bilbrand kan ha koppling till skottlossning
    Aftonbladet, tor 7 apr 2022
  5. Man skottskadad i Hofors – misstänka kopplingar till bilbrand
    Sveriges Television, tor 7 apr 2022
  6. Stor polisinsats i Hofors – man skjuten i benet
    Sveriges Radio, tor 7 apr 2022