Shooting: Västerås, saturday 19 august 2023

Street view from crime scene
Outdoor Toward building
Man to hospital after shooting in Vallby. Several patrols were ordered during the night to Vallby due to several shots being fired at a residence. A 25-year-old man was found injured at the scene. However, the man does not have gunshot wounds, but has been injured by shards of glass. He has been taken by ambulance to hospital with an unknown condition. A preliminary investigation into attempted murder has been launched. The police have cordoned off an area in Vallby and a technical investigation will be carried out.
The photo shows the approximate location of the shooting (Vallby, Västerås), based on what is currently known about the event.

Time and location

Vallby, Västerås municipality
4.6 percent of all shootings are carried out between 3 am and 4 am.


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 12 shooting incidents have been reported in the municipality. The last ones took place Sat, 19 Aug 2023 (Man to hospital after shooting in Vallby) and Fri, 18 Aug 2023 (Man aged 35 shot dead in Västerås).

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 19 august 2023: External references (in Swedish)

  1. Skottlossning på Västerås Vallby 2023-08-19
    Flashback, lör 19 aug 2023
  2. 19 augusti 03:08, Mord/dråp, försök, Västerås
    Polisen, lör 19 aug 2023
  3. En mördad och en skadad efter två skjutningar i Västerås
    Aftonbladet, lör 19 aug 2023
  4. Två skjutningar på kort tid i Västerås – en död och en skadad: ”Söker samband”
    omni, lör 19 aug 2023
  5. En mördad och en skadad efter två skjutningar i Västerås
    vlt, lör 19 aug 2023
  6. Dubbla skjutningar i Västerås – en man död
    Expressen, lör 19 aug 2023
  7. Ny skjutning i Västerås timmar efter dödsskjutning
    bulletin.nu, lör 19 aug 2023
  8. En död efter skjutningar i Västerås - Nyheter (Ekot)
    Sveriges Radio, lör 19 aug 2023
  9. Två anhållna efter skottlossning i Västerås - P4 Västmanland
    Sveriges Radio, mån 21 aug 2023
  10. Två anhållna efter skottlossning i Västerås | Nyheter
    Expressen, mån 21 aug 2023