Shooting: Tranås, thursday 25 may 2023

Street view from crime scene
Horse shot dead by drunken man. At half past ten on Thursday evening, the police were alerted that a drunken man had shot a horse to death. The man has been arrested and subsequently detained on suspicion of aggravated weapons offences, animal cruelty and vandalism. According to the police, the man had a connection to the horse.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Tranås kommun, Tranås), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Tranås kommun, Tranås 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 Tranås municipality per month

Matris: Antal skjutningar per månad i Tranås

Tranås municipality: Other shootings this year

This was the only shooting in Tranås municipality during 2023.

Karta med skjutningar markerade

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

Shooting, Tranås, thursday 25 may 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Häst sköts ihjäl i Tranås – berusad man misstänkt
    Sveriges Television, tor 25 maj 2023