Shooting: Stockholm, thursday 19 may 2022

Street view from crime scene
After calls to the police about loud explosions in Rinkeby, casings have been found on a footpath in the area. There are no reports that anyone was injured in the incident. Investigative measures, including door knocking, are being carried out at the time of writing.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Rinkeby, Stockholm), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

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


No one has been reported wounded or killed in this shooting.

2018-2023: Shootings in Stockholm municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Stockholm

Stockholm municipality: Other shootings this year

During 2022 took place 48 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The last ones took place Wed, 28 Dec 2022 (New shooting in the district of Gubbängen in Enskede in southern Stockholm) and Wed, 28 Dec 2022 (Shooting at property in Gubbängen).

Karta med skjutningar markerade

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

Shooting, Stockholm, thursday 19 may 2022: External references (in Swedish)

  1. 19 maj 21:37, Kontroll person/fordon, Stockholm
    Polisen, fre 20 maj 2022
  2. Två gängmän anhållna efter Rinkeby-skjutning
    Expressen, fre 20 maj 2022
  3. Två gängmän anhållna efter Rinkeby-skjutning
    Expressen, fre 20 maj 2022
  4. Skottlossning i Rinkeby – hylsor på gångväg
    Aftonbladet, fre 20 maj 2022
  5. Två gripna efter misstänkt skottlossning i Rinkeby - P4 Stockholm
    Sveriges Radio, fre 20 maj 2022