Shooting: Stockholm, thursday 2 march 2023

Street view from crime scene
Indoor Toward building

Apartment door shot at in Farsta. After reports of gunfire in Farsta were received by the police, they were able to establish on the spot that someone had shot at an apartment door. No injuries have been reported. In the hunt for the perpetrator, both a helicopter and dogs are used, but no suspect has yet been arrested. The incident is classified as a gross violation of the Weapons Act and gross illegal threats or attempted murder.

The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Molkomsbacken 28, Farsta, Stockholm), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Map, crime scene
Molkomsbacken 28, Farsta Stockholm municipality

The shooting took place on .

6.9 percent of all shootings are carried out between 8 pm and 9 pm.


No one was wounded or killed in this shooting.

Stockholm municipality: Historical trend

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

2018-2023: Shootings in Stockholm municipality per month

12 months rolling average

Stockholm municipality: Other shootings this year

This year to date 13 shooting incidents have been reported in Stockholm. The most recent ones this year, except for this one, took place on Sat, 11 Mar 2023 (Person shot in the leg in Hökarängen) and Mon, 06 Mar 2023 (Man shot in the Marieberg district on Kungsholmen).

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 2 march 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Skottlossning mot lägenhetsdörr i Farsta 2023-03-02
    Flashback, tor 2 mar 2023
  2. 02 mars 20:58, Skottlossning, Stockholm
    Polisen, tor 2 mar 2023
  3. Skottlossning i södra Stockholm | Nyheter
    Expressen, tor 2 mar 2023
  4. Skottlossning mot lägenhet i Farsta - DN.SE
    Dagens Nyheter, tor 2 mar 2023
  5. Skottlossning i Farsta
    Sveriges Television, tor 2 mar 2023
  6. Skottlossning mot lägenhet i Farsta – Nerikes Allehanda
    Nerikes Allehanda, tor 2 mar 2023