Shooting: Uppsala, sunday 15 january 2023

Street view from crime scene
Shooting in the Gottsunda Cave in Uppsala. Several police patrols are ordered during Sunday evening to the Gottsundagipen green area in Uppsala after calls about suspected shooting. On the spot, it is established that a shooting took place through the finding of empty shell casings which are confiscated. The place has been searched without finding any injured person, or anything that indicates that any person has been injured. There are no suspects in the case.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Gottsundagipen, Gottsunda, Uppsala), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Gottsundagipen, Gottsunda, Uppsala 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 Uppsala municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Uppsala

Uppsala municipality: Other shootings this year

During 2023 took place 6 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The last ones took place Fri, 23 Jun 2023 (One person injured in shooting in the Gottsunda area) and Fri, 16 Jun 2023 (Shooting at the entrance door to an apartment building in Sala hill).

Karta med skjutningar markerade

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

Shooting, Uppsala, sunday 15 january 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Skottlossning i Gottsundagipen, Uppsala (2023-01-15)
    Flashback, mån 16 jan 2023
  2. 15 januari 21:37, Skottlossning, Uppsala
    Polisen, mån 16 jan 2023
  3. Skottlossning i Uppsala – Gefle Dagblad
    Gefle Dagblad, mån 16 jan 2023