Shooting: Malmö, sunday 5 march 2023

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor Toward building

Shot at apartment door in Limhamn. Resident discovers what looks like bullet holes in their apartment door. Police are sent to the scene and make the assessment that shots have been fired at the door. The stairwell is blocked off. The shots are believed to have been fired around 8 p.m. No one is injured.

The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Gjutformsgatan, Nära STC, Limhamn, Malmö), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Map, crime scene
Gjutformsgatan, Nära STC, Limhamn Malmö municipality

The shooting took place on .

6.9 percent of all shootings are carried out between 8 pm and 9 pm.


No one was wounded or killed in this shooting.

Malmö municipality: Historical trend

Line chart, monthly number of shootings in Malmö
Line chart, monthly number of shootings in Malmö

2018-2023: Shootings in Malmö municipality per month

12 months rolling average

Malmö municipality: Other shootings this year

This year to date 11 shooting incidents have been reported in Malmö. The most recent ones this year, except for this one, took place on Sat, 11 Mar 2023 (Shots fired at an apartment in Limhamn) and Fri, 10 Mar 2023 (Gunshot injured person at the emergency room in Malmö).

Karta med skjutningar markerade

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

Shooting, Malmö, sunday 5 march 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Skottlossning i Malmö, Limhamns sjöstad (2023-03-05)
    Flashback, sön 5 mar 2023
  2. 05 mars 21:03, Skottlossning, Malmö
    Polisen, sön 5 mar 2023
  3. Lägenhet beskjuten i Malmö – trapphus avspärrat
    Sveriges Television, sön 5 mar 2023
  4. Lägenhetsdörr beskjuten i Malmö
    Expressen, sön 5 mar 2023