Shooting: Karlstad, sunday 14 may 2023

Street view from crime scene

Shooting in central Karlstad. At half past two on the night of Sunday, witnesses are said to have observed a man shooting with some kind of weapon and then disappearing from the scene. No one has been reported injured and by half past four in the morning no one had been arrested either.

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

Time and location

Map, crime scene

Fahlgrensgatan Karlstad municipality

Open location in Google maps

Diagram som visar hur stor andel av skjutningarna som ägt rum vid olika tider på dygnet

The shooting took place on .

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 Karlstad municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Karlstad

Karlstad municipality: Other shootings this year

This is so far the only shooting this year in Karlstad.

Karta med skjutningar markerade

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

Shooting, Karlstad, sunday 14 may 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Skottlossning i Karlstad (2023-05-14)
    Flashback, sön 14 maj 2023
  2. I NATT: Skottlossning i Karlstad – utredning om grovt vapenbrott
    NWT, sön 14 maj 2023
  3. Skottlossning i Karlstad – ingen skadad - DN.SE
    Dagens Nyheter, sön 14 maj 2023
  4. 14 maj 01:24, Olaga hot, Karlstad
    Polisen, sön 14 maj 2023