Shooting: Örebro, friday 17 march 2023

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor Toward building
Shots fired at window pane in Varbergs. On Saturday morning, the police received information that a person heard explosions outside at 11 pm on Friday. During Saturday, the person discovered a bullet hole in a window pane of his apartment. Empty casings have been found nearby. The police have opened a preliminary investigation and gross violation of the Weapons Act and causing danger to another. There are no suspects at this time.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Varberga, Örebro), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Varberga, Örebro municipality
9.3 percent of all shootings are carried out between 11 pm and 12 pm.


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

2018-2023: Shootings in Örebro municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Örebro

Örebro municipality: Other shootings this year

During 2023 took place 6 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The last ones took place Tue, 06 Jun 2023 (Several shots were fired at the facade of a house in a residential area in Väster) and Sun, 09 Apr 2023 (Shooting between two or more people in the Oxhagen district in Örebro).

Karta med skjutningar markerade

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

Shooting, Örebro, friday 17 march 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. 18 mars 09:55, Vapenlagen, Örebro
    Polisen, lör 18 mar 2023