Shooting: Sandviken, saturday 16 april 2022

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor With gunshot wounds
Shot-wounded man in his 30s found outdoors in Björksätra in Sandviken. The alarm was received by the police at half past eleven on Saturday evening. The man had been shot in the leg but was conscious when found.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Smassens Väg, nära Björksätra Kyrka, Sandviken), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Smassens Väg, nära Björksätra Kyrka, Sandviken municipality
8.6 percent of all shootings are carried out between 10 pm and 11 pm.


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    Male, 30 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 2022 took place 3 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The last ones took place Sat, 23 Apr 2022 (Man found with gunshot wound at Göransson's arena in Sandviken) and Sat, 16 Apr 2022 (Shot-wounded man in his 30s found outdoors in Björksätra in Sandviken).

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

  1. Sandviken, 2022-04-16 22:00 (Okant)
    SVT Datajournalistik: Skjutningar, sön 17 apr 2022
  2. Man skottskadad i Sandviken 2022-04-16
    Flashback, sön 17 apr 2022
  3. Man skjuten i Sandviken
    Expressen, sön 17 apr 2022
  4. Man hittad skottskadad i Sandviken – inga livshotande skador
    Sveriges Television, sön 17 apr 2022
  5. Skottskadad man hittades utomhus i Sandviken - P4 Gävleborg
    Sveriges Radio, sön 17 apr 2022