Shooting: Hofors, thursday 2 june 2022

Street view from crime scene

Drunk man shot with hunting weapon from balcony. A witness alerted the police, who calmly arrested the man and confiscated the weapon.

The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Hofors kommun, Hofors), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Map, crime scene
Hofors kommun Hofors municipality

The shooting took place on .

9.3 percent of all shootings are carried out between 9 pm and 10 pm.


No one was wounded or killed in this shooting.

Hofors municipality: Historical trend

Line chart, monthly number of shootings in Hofors
Line chart, monthly number of shootings in Hofors

2018-2023: Shootings in Hofors municipality per month

12 months rolling average

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 (Non).

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, thursday 2 june 2022: External references (in Swedish)

  1. 02 juni 21:53, Vapenlagen, Hofors
    Polisen, fre 3 jun 2022
  2. Berusad man i Hofors sköt med jaktvapen från altan - P4 Gävleborg
    Sveriges Radio, fre 3 jun 2022