Shooting: Västerås, saturday 4 march 2023

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor Toward building
Gate to apartment building shelled with unknown number of shots. A police patrol heard gunfire on Skallberget late on Saturday evening and was quickly on the scene. Despite this, no suspect has been arrested. No injuries have been reported.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Skallbergsgatan, Skallberget, Västerås), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Skallbergsgatan, Skallberget, Västerås municipality
9.3 percent of all shootings are carried out between 11 pm and 12 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

This year to date 8 shooting incidents have been reported in Västerås. The most recent ones this year, except for this one, took place on Thu, 01 Jun 2023 (One person has been shot at Ica Bäckby) and Tue, 23 May 2023 (Loud explosions in Bäckby district).

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 4 march 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Flera skott avlossade mot flerfamiljshus
    Övrigt, sön 5 mar 2023
  2. Skjutning mot bostad
    Aftonbladet, sön 5 mar 2023
  3. Skottlossning mot port i Västerås
    Dagens Nyheter, sön 5 mar 2023