Shooting: Eskilstuna, saturday 17 september 2022

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor Toward building
Shots have been heard fired at a playground in Årby, the second shooting alarm in Eskilstuna within 3 minutes. A crime scene is cordoned off where shell casings have been found, at this time there are no reports of injuries. The police are working to secure any traces and look for witnesses.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Lekplats, centrala Årby, Eskilstuna), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Lekplats, centrala Årby, Eskilstuna municipality
3.8 percent of all shootings are carried out between 5 pm and 6 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, saturday 17 september 2022: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Misstänkt skottlossning. Årby Eskilstuna. 17-09-2022.
    Flashback, lör 17 sep 2022
  2. Larm om skottlossning i Eskilstuna | Nyheter
    Expressen, lör 17 sep 2022
  3. 17 september 17:31, Skottlossning, Eskilstuna
    Polisen, lör 17 sep 2022
  4. Larm om skottlossningar i Nyfors och Årby i Eskilstuna
    Aftonbladet, lör 17 sep 2022
  5. Larm om två skottlossningar i Eskilstuna
    Sveriges Television, lör 17 sep 2022
  6. Ny skottlossning på samma lekplats där pojke skadades
    Omni, lör 17 sep 2022
  7. Efter skjutningarna i Eskilstuna: Två 17-åringar anhållna
    Sveriges Television, sön 18 sep 2022