Shooting: Eskilstuna, tuesday 11 april 2023

Street view from crime scene
Shooting at the central station in Eskilstuna. Several people alerted the police on Tuesday evening due to explosions that were perceived to be from firearms. Police on the scene have found signs that a shooting has occurred, but at the moment there are no reports of anyone injured. Later in the evening, five people were arrested on suspicion of involvement in the shooting.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Centralstationen, Eskilstuna), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Centralstationen, Eskilstuna municipality
5.1 percent of all shootings are carried out between 6 pm and 7 pm.


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

2018-2023: Shootings in Eskilstuna municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Eskilstuna

Eskilstuna municipality: Other shootings this year

During 2023 took place 13 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The last ones took place 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, tuesday 11 april 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Eskilstuna Skottlossning stort pådrag 2023-04-11
    Flashback, tis 11 apr 2023
  2. Skottlossning vid Eskilstuna centralstation – stort polispådrag
    Nyheter24, tis 11 apr 2023
  3. 11 april 18:25, Skottlossning, Eskilstuna
    Polisen, tis 11 apr 2023
  4. Skottlossning i Eskilstuna – stort pådrag | Nyheter
    Expressen, tis 11 apr 2023
  5. Skottlossning vid centralstationen i Eskilstuna - DN.SE
    Dagens Nyheter, tis 11 apr 2023
  6. 16-åring döms för skjutning i Eskilstuna
    Aftonbladet, fre 21 jul 2023
  7. 16-åring döms för skjutning i Eskilstuna – Sydsvenskan
    sydsvenskan, fre 21 jul 2023