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.

Rafael McCloud, age 33

Fatally shot on March 10, 2016 in Vicksburg, Mississippi.

Escaped murder suspect held a family hostage at knifepoint, but wife was able to get family's handgun and shoot McCloud.

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