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.

Joseph Louis Melvin, age 46

Fatally shot on March 29, 2016 in Santa Rosa, California.

Shot after attacking police.

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Visitors created this profile for Joseph:

  • Nickname:
    why
  • Number of children:
    7
  • Personality:
    coliric/ sanguine
  • Occupation:
    homemaker
  • Workplace:
    home

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