Shooting: Västerås, thursday 1 june 2023

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor With gunshot wounds

One person has been shot at Ica Bäckby. The person was taken to hospital with the help of other people. The police are looking for suspected perpetrators. A preliminary investigation into attempted murder has been launched.

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

Time and location

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


  1. 1

    Male, 20 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, thursday 1 june 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. 01 juni 21:15, Mord/dråp, försök, Västerås
    Polisen, fre 2 jun 2023
  2. En till sjukhus efter skottlossning i Västerås
    Aftonbladet, fre 2 jun 2023