Shooting: Västerås, thursday 13 april 2023

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor Toward building
Housing shelled in the Gryta district in northern Västerås. The shooting happened shortly before midnight on Thursday. People are said to have been in the home that was shot at, but no one was hit by the shots. At present, no suspected perpetrator is in custody.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Södra Gryta, Västerås), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Södra Gryta, 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

During 2023 took place 8 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The last ones took place 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, thursday 13 april 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Skottlossning västerås
    Flashback, fre 14 apr 2023
  2. Skottlossning mot bostad i Västerås | Nyheter
    Expressen, fre 14 apr 2023
  3. 13 april 23:33, Mord/dråp, försök, Västerås
    Polisen, fre 14 apr 2023