Shooting: Kumla, saturday 19 march 2022

Street view from crime scene
At half past seven on Saturday evening, a shooting took place in a courtyard with a playground on the outskirts of Kumla. The intended target was not hit but has developed hearing problems after the incident. Two people were arrested during the evening, suspected of involvement in the shooting.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Klockarbacken, Kumlaby, Kumla), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Klockarbacken, Kumlaby, Kumla municipality
6.7 percent of all shootings are carried out between 7 pm and 8 pm.


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

2018-2023: Shootings in Kumla municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Kumla

Kumla municipality: Other shootings this year

This was the only shooting in Kumla municipality during 2022.

Karta med skjutningar markerade

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

Shooting, Kumla, saturday 19 march 2022: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Kumla, 2022-03-19 17:30 (Okant)
    SVT Datajournalistik: Skjutningar, lör 19 mar 2022
  2. 19 mars 19:29, Skottlossning, Kumla
    Polisen, lör 19 mar 2022
  3. Skottlossning i Kumla – två personer har anhållits
    Sveriges Television, lör 19 mar 2022
  4. Misstänkt skottlossning i Kumla – två gripna
    Expressen, lör 19 mar 2022
  5. Två gripna i Kumla efter skottlossning
    Aftonbladet, lör 19 mar 2022
  6. Just nu
    Sveriges Radio, mån 21 mar 2022