Shooting: Stockholm, thursday 20 april 2023

Street view from crime scene
Shots fired in Hökarängen. Around ten young people have been observed leaving the scene in connection with the shooting. An empty shell casing has been found at the location identified by witnesses as the crime scene. The police are conducting a crime scene investigation. No injured person was found during the operation. A number of people have been questioned in the preliminary investigation into serious weapons crime that has begun.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Hökarängen, Stockholm), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Hökarängen, Stockholm municipality
6.9 percent of all shootings are carried out between 8 pm and 9 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

This year to date 25 shooting incidents have been reported in Stockholm. The most recent ones this year, except for this one, took place on Tue, 27 Jun 2023 (Two adult men found with gunshot wounds in Husby in northwest Stockholm) and Sat, 10 Jun 2023 (Two people shot dead and two more injured in a shooting in Farsta).

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 20 april 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. 21 april 20:31, Vapenlagen, Stockholm
    Polisen, fre 21 apr 2023
  2. Morgonens nyheter 21 april | Nyheter
    Expressen, fre 21 apr 2023
  3. Skottlossning i Hökarängen, Stockholm (2023-04-21)
    Flashback, lör 22 apr 2023