Shooting: Eskilstuna, thursday 6 april 2023

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor Deadly shooting
Person shot to death in parking lot at Rekarnegymnasiet in Eskilstuna. The police were called to Krongatan in Eskilstuna after reports of loud explosions. A man in his 20s with a gunshot wound was found and taken to Mälar Hospital, but his life could not be saved. They are now investigating what happened and cordons have been set up.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Rekarnegymnasiet, Eskilstuna), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Rekarnegymnasiet, Eskilstuna municipality
2.5 percent of all shootings are carried out between 3 pm and 4 pm.


  1. 1

    Male, 18 years old. Killed.

2018-2023: Shootings in Eskilstuna municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Eskilstuna

Eskilstuna municipality: Other shootings this year

This year to date 13 shooting incidents have been reported in Eskilstuna. The most recent ones this year, except for this one, took place on Sun, 30 Jul 2023 (Man in his 30s seriously shot) and Sat, 29 Jul 2023 (Police alerted about suspected shooting in Eskilstuna).

Karta med skjutningar markerade

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

Shooting, Eskilstuna, thursday 6 april 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Skottlossning Eskilstuna (2023-04-06)
    Flashback, tor 6 apr 2023
  2. 06 april 15:43, Skottlossning, misstänkt, Eskilstuna
    Polisen, tor 6 apr 2023
  3. Larm om skottlossning i Eskilstuna
    Expressen, tor 6 apr 2023
  4. Misstänkt skottlossning – stor polisinsats
    Ekuriren, tor 6 apr 2023
  5. Man i 20-årsåldern skjuten till döds utanför skola
    Ekuriren, tor 6 apr 2023
  6. Gymnasieelev skjuten till döds – utanför Rekarnegymnasiet
    Ekuriren, tor 6 apr 2023
  7. Information angående torsdagens skjutning
    Eskilstuna kommun, fre 7 apr 2023
  8. Misstänkta skytten i Eskilstuna flydde på elskoter | Nyheter
    Expressen, lör 8 apr 2023
  9. Man skjuten till döds vid skola
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