Shooting: Uppsala, wednesday 13 september 2023

Street view from crime scene
Shooting in Stenhagen during the night. Just before four o'clock on Wednesday morning, the police were alerted to a suspected shooting in the Stenhagen district of Uppsala. A young man was arrested on the spot and a weapon was seized. A preliminary investigation into attempted murder and serious weapons crime has been launched. The young man, who is under 18 years old, is now under arrest following a decision by the prosecutor. The police have reason to believe that the incident is connected to recent serious crimes in Uppsala. No one was physically injured in the incident.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Stenhagen, Uppsala), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Stenhagen, Uppsala municipality
4.6 percent of all shootings are carried out between 3 am and 4 am.


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 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, wednesday 13 september 2023: External references (in Swedish)

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    Sveriges Television, ons 13 sep 2023
  7. Uppsala: Hämndspiral efter mord på mamma – koppling till Kurdiska räven
    Aftonbladet, ons 13 sep 2023