The police were informed of the shooting at 16:30 on Monday.
When the police arrived, an 18-year-old man was shot outside.
"We received a phone call that a man was shot in both legs, he is sent to the Academic Hospital for care and is in good shape," said Linda Winge, RLC commander at the police in the Mitt region, and SVT News Uppsala on Monday. .
It is unclear about the shooting has a connection with the sound of a school in Uppsala on Sunday evening, where a 17-year-old boy died.
"At the moment we do not have any data at all when there is a connection or the shot was made against the 18-year-old," said Per Bjurström, guard at the police region Mitt, to TT during the night.
In connection with shooting even shot has met two apartments where the data initially claim that there have been people in one of the apartments. The apartments were closed for technical research.
The police have initiated an initial investigation into attempted murder or the development of danger for other incidents that the apartments have encountered.