Shooting: Eskilstuna, wednesday 20 july 2022

Street view from crime scene
The police were alerted to Årby due to several calls where the callers heard loud bangs which were perceived as shots from firearms. At the scene, traces of gunfire outside a residence have been secured. No injured person has been found. In connection with the operation, a person has been arrested on suspicion of serious weapons offences.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Årbygatan, Eskilstuna), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Årbygatan, Eskilstuna municipality
6.9 percent of all shootings are carried out between 8 pm and 9 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 2022 took place 32 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The last ones took place Mon, 14 Nov 2022 (Suspected bullet holes discovered at industrial building) and Sun, 13 Nov 2022 (Alarm of loud explosions 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, wednesday 20 july 2022: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Skottlossning i Eskilstuna 2022-07-20
    Flashback, ons 20 jul 2022
  2. 20 juli 20:55, Skottlossning, Eskilstuna
    Polisen, ons 20 jul 2022
  3. Larm om höga smällar i Årby – flera polispatruller på plats i ...
    Ekuriren, ons 20 jul 2022
  4. Skottlossning i Eskilstuna – person gripen – Sydsvenskan
    Sydsvenskan, tor 21 jul 2022