Shooting: Västerås, thursday 6 january 2022

Street view from crime scene
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Axel Oxenstiernas gata, Bäckby, Västerås), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Axel Oxenstiernas gata, Bäckby, Västerås municipality
4.7 percent of all shootings are carried out between 2 am and 3 am.


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

2018-2022: Shootings in Västerås municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Västerås

Västerås municipality: Other shootings this year

During 2022 took place 15 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The last ones took place Mon, 31 Oct 2022 (Flera personer gripna efter skottlossning i stadsdelen Hammarby i Västerås) and Thu, 13 Oct 2022 (En fastighet har beskjutits på Råby i Västerås).

Karta med skjutningar markerade

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

Shooting, Västerås, thursday 6 january 2022: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Skottlossning i Västerås på Bäckby 2022-01-06
    Flashback, tor 6 jan 2022
  2. SVT Datajournalistik: Västerås, 2022-01-06 02:14 (Okant)
    SVT Datajournalistik: Skjutningar, tor 6 jan 2022
  3. 06 januari 02:12, Skottlossning, Västerås
    Polisen, tor 6 jan 2022
  4. Skottlossning på Bäckby i Västerås
    Sveriges Radio, tor 6 jan 2022