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

Map, crime scene
Gottsundagipen, Gottsunda Uppsala municipality

The shooting took place on .

9.3 percent of all shootings are carried out between 9 pm and 10 pm.


No one was wounded or killed in this shooting.

Uppsala municipality: Historical trend

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

2018-2023: Shootings in Uppsala municipality per month

12 months rolling average

Uppsala municipality: Other shootings this year

This year to date 2 shooting incidents have been reported in Uppsala. The most recent this year, except for this one, took place on Sun, 15 Jan 2023 (Shooting in the Gottsunda Cave in Uppsala).

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