Shooting: Köping, thursday 9 march 2023

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor With gunshot wounds
20-year-old man shot in a wooded area in Köping. Police were called to the scene after calls about loud bangs and found there a 20-year-old man who had been shot in the leg. He was taken by ambulance to Västerås hospital and was then awake and able to speak. At the moment, no one has been arrested.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Johannisdalsskogen, Norr om Skogsborg, Köping), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Johannisdalsskogen, Norr om Skogsborg, Köping municipality
6.7 percent of all shootings are carried out between 7 pm and 8 pm.


  1. 1

    Male, 20 years of age. Injured.

2018-2023: Shootings in Köping municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Köping

Köping municipality: Other shootings this year

This year to date 3 shooting incidents have been reported in Köping. The most recent ones this year, except for this one, took place on Thu, 09 Mar 2023 (20-year-old man shot in a wooded area in Köping) and Tue, 24 Jan 2023 (Shooting in Köping during Tuesday evening).

Karta med skjutningar markerade

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

Shooting, Köping, thursday 9 march 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Man skjuten i köping
    Flashback, tor 9 mar 2023
  2. 09 mars 19:40, Misshandel, grov, Köping
    Polisen, tor 9 mar 2023
  3. Man i 20-årsåldern skjuten i Köping
    Expressen, tor 9 mar 2023
  4. Man skjuten i benet i Köping – Sydsvenskan
    Sydsvenskan, tor 9 mar 2023
  5. Man skjuten i Köping – grov misshandel utreds
    Dagens Nyheter, tor 9 mar 2023
  6. Skjutne mannen känd av polis – VLT
    VLT, lör 11 mar 2023