Every day in the U.S. about 89 people are shot dead in one way or another. At GunMemorial.org we try to post pages for all of these people even though the circumstances of their deaths can be drastically different.

Herbert Ballance, age 22

Fatally shot on March 5, 2016 in Beaumont, Texas.

Police were responding to a car theft and were confronted by Ballance, armed.

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