Shooting: Västerås, saturday 17 september 2022

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor Toward building

Multi-family house in Eriksborg shelled. Police are alerted to the scene by a resident who hears several loud bangs which he believes are gunshots. At the scene, the shooting is confirmed by, among other things, bullet holes on the facade. No injuries have been reported, and no suspects have been arrested at this time.

The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Hörntorpsvägen, Västerås), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Hörntorpsvägen, Västerås municipality
9.3 percent of all shootings are carried out between 9 pm and 10 pm.


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

2018-2023: 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 (Several people arrested after shooting in the district of Hammarby in Västerås) and Thu, 13 Oct 2022 (A property has been shelled in Råby in 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, saturday 17 september 2022: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Skottlossning i Västerås (2022-09-17)
    Flashback, sön 18 sep 2022
  2. 17 september 21:09, Skottlossning, Västerås
    Polisen, sön 18 sep 2022
  3. Skottlossning mot bostad i Västerås | Nyheter
    Expressen, sön 18 sep 2022
  4. Skottlossning mot husfasad i Västerås | HN
    Hallands Nyheter, sön 18 sep 2022