Shooting: Uppsala, tuesday 12 september 2023

Street view from crime scene
Indoor Deadly shooting
Man aged 25 shot to death. The man was found in a stairwell in the district of Sala backe at five o'clock in the morning. He was taken to hospital with serious injuries and was pronounced dead on arrival. No one has yet been detained.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Sala backe, Uppsala), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Sala backe, Uppsala municipality
1.5 percent of all shootings are carried out between 5 am and 6 am.


  1. 1

    Male, 25 years of age. Killed.

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 13 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The last ones took place Tue, 12 Sep 2023 (Man aged 25 shot to death) and Sat, 09 Sep 2023 (Shooting at an apartment in the Stenhagen district).

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, tuesday 12 september 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Misstänkt skjutning i Uppsala (2023-09-12)
    Flashback, tis 12 sep 2023
  2. Skottskadad person i Uppsala
    Expressen, tis 12 sep 2023
  3. Person skjuten i Uppsala
    Aftonbladet, tis 12 sep 2023
  4. Person skjuten i Uppsala – är allvarligt skadad
    omni, tis 12 sep 2023
  5. 12 september 05:16, Mord/dråp, Uppsala
    Polisen, tis 12 sep 2023
  6. Ny skjutning i Uppsala – skottskadad hittad i trapphus - P4 Uppland
    Sveriges Radio, tis 12 sep 2023
  7. En person skjuten i Uppsala - en allvarligt skadad
    tv4, tis 12 sep 2023
  8. Man i 25-årsåldern död efter skjutningen i Uppsala | Nyheter
    Expressen, tis 12 sep 2023
  9. Ny skjutning i Uppsala – livshotande skador
    unt, tis 12 sep 2023
  10. Skjutning i Sala backar i Uppsala – ung man död
    Aftonbladet, tis 12 sep 2023
  11. Skjutning i Uppsala – man död: ”Var alltid glad”
    Aftonbladet, tis 12 sep 2023
  12. Man i 25-årsåldern död efter skjutning i Uppsala
    svd, tis 12 sep 2023
  13. Uppgifter till SVT: Dödsoffret i Uppsala bodde tidigare i Kramfors
    Sveriges Television, ons 13 sep 2023
  14. 23-årige Mogos, hedrades i Sala backe: ”En chock för hela Uppsala”
    Sveriges Television, lör 16 sep 2023