Shooting: Stockholm, saturday 20 august 2022

Street view from crime scene
Police alerted to Vårberg after reports of gunfire. Witnesses state that several shots were fired by one or more perpetrators who then fled the scene. The exact scene of the crime is still unclear and no injured person has been found, but the police have opened a preliminary investigation into serious weapons crime and attempted murder.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Vårberg, Stockholm), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Vårberg, 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, saturday 20 august 2022: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Skottlossning Vårberg 20/8/2022
    Flashback, lör 20 aug 2022
  2. 20 augusti 21:09, Skottlossning, misstänkt, Stockholm
    Polisen, sön 21 aug 2022
  3. Larm om skottlossning i Vårberg | Nyheter
    Expressen, sön 21 aug 2022