Shooting: Jönköping, wednesday 6 september 2023

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor Toward building

Suspected shooting at Östra torget in central Jönköping. The alarm came in around two o'clock on the night of Wednesday, but initially the police found no signs of gunfire. At three o'clock, however, findings were made that strengthen the suspicion that a shooting has taken place against a facade of a restaurant. The area has been cordoned off. There is currently no suspected perpetrator and no reported injuries.

The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Östra Torget, Jönköping), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Östra Torget, Jönköping municipality
6.3 percent of all shootings are carried out between 1 am and 2 am.


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

2018-2023: Shootings in Jönköping municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Jönköping

Jönköping municipality: Other shootings this year

This year to date 3 shooting incidents have been reported in Jönköping. The most recent ones this year, except for this one, took place on Fri, 27 Jan 2023 (Suspected shooting in central Jönköping) and Sun, 22 Jan 2023 (The police are investigating a suspected shooting that is said to have occurred in Råslätt on January 22).

Karta med skjutningar markerade

More statistics, map over where in Jönköping the shootings have taken place, diagram and list of all shootings in the municiaplity can be found on the overview page for Jönköping.

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

  1. Misstänkt skottlossning, Jönköping (2023-09-06)
    Flashback, ons 6 sep 2023
  2. Misstänkt skottlossning – område avspärrat i centrala Jönköping
    Sveriges Television, ons 6 sep 2023
  3. EXTRA: Skottlossning i natt – polisen har hittat flera skotthål –
    jnytt, ons 6 sep 2023
  4. Misstänkt skottlossning i centrala Jönköping
    tv4, ons 6 sep 2023
  5. ”Vi har säkrat viss teknisk bevisning” – Jönköpings-Posten
    jp, ons 6 sep 2023
  6. EXTRA: Skottlossning i natt – polisen har hittat flera skotthål – Jönköpings-Posten
    jp, ons 6 sep 2023
  7. Chock och oro på Öster: ”Ska vi behöva bli rädda för att bli dödade?” – Jönköpings-Posten
    jp, ons 6 sep 2023
  8. Jakten på gärningsmännen fortsätter – polisen säkrar digitala spår - P4 Jönköping
    Sveriges Radio, fre 8 sep 2023