Shooting: Uppsala, wednesday 24 january 2024

Street view from crime scene
Shots fired at a restaurant in central Uppsala on Wednesday afternoon. A threatening person was arrested at the scene, and no one was physically injured in the incident. After the technical investigation, the police have been able to establish that a sharp shot from a gun was fired at the restaurant. The crime classification is currently attempted murder and aggravated weapons offences.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Johannesgrillen, S:t Johannesgatan, Uppsala), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Johannesgrillen, S:t Johannesgatan, Uppsala municipality
3.8 percent of all shootings are carried out between 5 pm and 6 pm.


No one has been reported wounded or killed in this shooting.

2018-2024: Shootings in Uppsala municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Uppsala

Uppsala municipality: Other shootings this year

This year to date 4 shooting incidents have been reported in Uppsala. The most recent ones this year, except for this one, took place on Wed, 24 Jan 2024 (Shots fired at a restaurant in central Uppsala on Wednesday afternoon) and Tue, 16 Jan 2024 (Several calls received by the police about loud bangs 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, wednesday 24 january 2024: External references (in Swedish)

  1. 24 januari 17.03, Övrigt, Uppsala län
    Polisen, ons 24 jan 2024
  2. Person sköt inne på gatukök i Uppsala | Sverige
    Expressen, tor 25 jan 2024
  3. Skottlossning på gatukök i Uppsala – en gripen
    omni, fre 26 jan 2024
  4. 19-åring häktas för veckans skottlossning i Uppsala
    unt, lör 27 jan 2024