Shooting: Västerås, saturday 29 april 2023

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor With gunshot wounds
Boy aged 15 and man aged 25 injured after shooting at each other on Skallberget in Västerås. A major police operation has been launched and the crime scene is cordoned off. A person who was in a residence was also hit by a bullet. The person in the home should not have been injured.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Skallberget, Västerås), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Skallberget, Västerås municipality
8.6 percent of all shootings are carried out between 10 pm and 11 pm.


  1. 1

    Male, 25 years of age. Injured.

  2. 2

    Male, 15 years of age. Injured.

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 29 april 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Skottlossning i Västerås 2023-04-29
    Flashback, lör 29 apr 2023
  2. Uppgifter: Tre personer har skjutits i Västerås
    Omni, lör 29 apr 2023
  3. Skottlossning i Västerås – stor polisinsats
    Expressen, sön 30 apr 2023
  4. 29 april 23:26, Polisinsats/kommendering, Västerås
    Polisen, sön 30 apr 2023
  5. Skottlossning i Västerås enligt P4 Västmanland
    Aftonbladet, sön 30 apr 2023
  6. 29 april 23:26, Mord/dråp, försök, Västerås
    Polisen, sön 30 apr 2023
  7. Skottlossning i Västerås – minst en skadad
    Sydsvenskan, sön 30 apr 2023