Shooting: Malmö, saturday 16 april 2022

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor With gunshot wounds

A man has been found with gunshot wounds in the Eastern cemetery, Lustbacken in central Malmö. The alarm was received by the police shortly after 10pm on Easter Eve. The extent of the injuries is unclear, but according to reports, the man was awake and able to speak when the police arrived at the scene.

The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Östra kyrkogården, Lustbacken, Malmö), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Map, crime scene
Östra kyrkogården, Lustbacken Malmö municipality

The shooting took place on .

8.6 percent of all shootings are carried out between 10 pm and 11 pm.


  1. 1

    Male. Injured.

Malmö municipality: Historical trend

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

2018-2023: Shootings in Malmö municipality per month

12 months rolling average

Malmö municipality: Other shootings this year

During 2022 took place 27 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The last ones took place Wed, 19 Oct 2022 (Apartment shot at Fosie in Malmö) and Mon, 03 Oct 2022 (Apartment shelled during the night towards Monday).

Karta med skjutningar markerade

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

Shooting, Malmö, saturday 16 april 2022: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Man skjuten I rosengård Malmö.
    Flashback, lör 16 apr 2022
  2. Malmö Östra kyrkogården, Lustbacken. Misstänkt skottlossning, en skadad ( 2022-04-16)
    Flashback, lör 16 apr 2022
  3. 16 april 22:15, Skottlossning, Malmö
    Polisen, sön 17 apr 2022
  4. Misstänkt skottlossning i Malmö – en skadad
    Expressen, sön 17 apr 2022
  5. Skottlossning i Malmö – skadad man hittad
    Aftonbladet, sön 17 apr 2022
  6. Man hittades skadad på kyrkogård i Malmö
    Sveriges Television, sön 17 apr 2022