Shooting: Uppsala, wednesday 6 september 2023

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor With gunshot wounds
20-year-old man shot after attempted robbery at Kvarngärdet. During Wednesday evening, two people allegedly tried to rob a man. When the man resisted, he was shot, but was able to bandage the injury himself and alert the police. He was taken to hospital for treatment, the injuries are not life threatening. No suspect has been arrested at this time.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Kvarngärdet, Uppsala), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Kvarngärdet, Uppsala municipality
8.6 percent of all shootings are carried out between 10 pm and 11 pm.


  1. 1

    Male, 20 years old. Injured.

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 10 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The last ones took place Wed, 06 Sep 2023 (20-year-old man shot after attempted robbery at Kvarngärdet) and Tue, 25 Jul 2023 (Alarm about shooting in Gottsunda).

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, wednesday 6 september 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Man skottskadades efter rånförsök i Uppsala
    Sveriges Television, tor 7 sep 2023
  2. Man skottskadad vid rånförsäk, Uppsala 2023-09-06
    Flashback, tor 7 sep 2023
  3. Försökte fly rånare – blev skjuten | Nyheter
    Expressen, tor 7 sep 2023
  4. Uppsala: 20-årig man gjorde motstånd mot rånare – blev skjuten
    bulletin.nu, tor 7 sep 2023
  5. Man säger att han blev skjuten i Uppsala i ett rånförsök!
    Flashback, fre 8 sep 2023