Logo 468


Advertisement:

Job section - 468

Cab driver shot in the back


Linda Genborg 2012-04-27

A cab driver was shot in the back on Thursday evening. He was seriously injured but is in a stable condition at Sahlgrenska Hospital. Two passengers were in the car at the time of the shooting, but they were not injured.

The alarm came around 23:00 on Thursday evening and the shooting took place close to Gårdsten’s centre.

The police are talking to several people who witnessed the shooting. But no arrests have been made so far and there are no suspects. At least one person was seen running from the scene.

Bullet holes were found in the taxi, which has been seized by the police. 


Post comment     Tip a friend     Print






News (SECTION BANNER)

Eid al-Fitr celebrations begin


Today many celebrate the end of Ramadan with Eid al-Fitr; the Muslim holiday which celebrates the end of the...

More

15 million kronor to help Partille schools and cover deficit


Since the decline in student performance and a negative report from the Swedish Schools Inspectorate last...

More

C1

Police shortage: officers work overtime


The Gothenburg police force are suffering record low numbers of staff.

The police may give priority to...

More

Sharp-ended pipe found under local diving platform


A sharp pointed iron pipe was discovered on Thursday in the water below a diving board in a swimming area in...

More

C2

Extreme heat weather warning

Image: mickeyvdo/Flickr (CC BY 2.0).

A class 1 weather warning has been issued for Västra Götaland with predicted temperatures reaching...

More

'Road pirates' at work in Gothenburg


Road pirates are suspected to be operating on the roadsides along the E6 motorway and other roads in...

More

Suspect released in gang murder case


The 23-year-old man who was arrested on suspicion of being an accessory to the murder of a 29-year-old gang...

More

Emergency services put family on hold


10 month old Arvid was breathing heavily and intermittently when his parents decided to call the emergency...

More

Man receives a 2,000 krona fee for one hours parking


A pensioner from Partille was given a 2,000 krona parking fee after using mobile parking app, reports local...

More

Man from West Sweden missing in Ukraine


A man in his 60s from West Sweden is thought to have been abducted on Sunday by pro-Russian separatists in...

More

Man facing deportation tried to escape


A man who was in custody at Migrationsverket (Migration Centre) tried to dig his way out, according to local...

More

Staff shortage for 200 new restaurant jobs


New restaurants in Gothenburg will lead to more jobs. But restaurant owners are finding it difficult to...

More

Gothia Cup leader released


The Gothia Cup leader who was arrested for aggravated assualt has now been released.

The man was arrested...

More

Underwater cameras in Angered's pools

Image:Charbel Akhras/Flickr (CC BY 2.0)

The swimming pools in Angered Arena will be camera monitored. 24 cameras will film the pools and if someone...

More

Two men stabbed in Hisingen


Within half an hour of each other, two men were stabbed in Hisingen last night. The injuries sustained are...

More

Centre Party rally against Hisings Bridge


On Wednesday, the Centre Party (Centerpartiet) held a rally against the construction of the new Hisings...

More

New suspect in bomb threat investigation


After an investigation into the bomb threat to central station in June, the police now have a suspect but...

More

Man arrested in gang murder case


A 23-year-old man was arrested on Tuesday suspected of being an accessory to the murder of the Backa gang...

More

EU doctors to the rescue

Image:Johan Wingborg/Göteborgs Universitet

Doctors from Europe are set to save the Swedish healthcare system. In Warsaw 18 physicians from eight...

More

Gothia Cup opening ceremony a success

Gothia Cup's opening ceremony at Ullevi Stadium

Seats were filled at the opening ceremony last night as players, supporters and locals poured into Ullevi...

More

Mozambique girls team learn about sex and gender equality


The excitement of the Gothia Cup has filled the air in Gothenburg and players proudly showcase their...

More

Computer games: the answer to unemployment?

Rodrigo Rivas Ruiz/Imagebank.sweden

The computer games industry could provide tens of thousands of jobs in the future. Industry growth demands...

More
More articles (for front page)

Gothia Cup players arrive in Gothenburg

Fight breaks out in Hjällbo

Wishing you a great summer

Festival-goer ‘critical’ after lightning strike

Criticism over school’s exclusion from Gothia Cup

Västtrafik to expand its services

West Sweden invests in Almedalen Week

Water tower hit by sabotage

Hisingen school too unsafe for Gothia Cup

Stolen toucan found and in 'good health'

West Swede wins big after Suárez ‘bite’ incident

Gothenburg falls in green ranking


Main partners:

Main Partners (uni collaboration)

Social media:

Linda's twitter logo 2

Facebook








BRG Expat Guide



Advertisements:

Business Region Göteborg

Nordstan D

Most read


Search          Search help

Tip the editor