Shooting: Eskilstuna, sunday 21 august 2022

Street view from crime scene

Suspected shooting in the Årby district. The police do not yet have a clear picture of what happened but assume that a shooting has taken place, and are currently on the scene working. This is the second shooting in Eskilstuna within the space of an hour.

The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Nära Årby centrum, Eskilstuna), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Map, crime scene
Nära Årby centrum Eskilstuna municipality

The shooting took place on .

9.3 percent of all shootings are carried out between 11 pm and 12 pm.


No one was wounded or killed in this shooting.

Eskilstuna municipality: Historical trend

Line chart, monthly number of shootings in Eskilstuna
Line chart, monthly number of shootings in Eskilstuna

2018-2023: Shootings in Eskilstuna municipality per month

12 months rolling average

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, sunday 21 august 2022: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Två skottlossningar på en timme i Eskilstuna
    Aftonbladet, sön 21 aug 2022
  2. Skottlossning i Eskilstuna – Sydsvenskan
    Sydsvenskan, mån 22 aug 2022