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.

Shawn Breland, age 42

Fatally shot on April 4, 2016 in Mandeville, Louisiana.

Breland was shot by another customer at a gas station. Breland was arguing with a man who was open-carrying a pistol. Breland tried to take the man's gun, which led to the shooting.

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  • Nickname:
    lightweight
  • Number of children:
    five
  • Personality:
    kind loving and loved his wife five kids more thann life
    kind loving and loved his wife five kods more than life
  • Occupation:
    truck driver offshore boat captain
  • Workplace:
    jones trucking in sandyhook seals in bogalua la worked for kirby marine batonrouge
  • Schools attended:
    dexter mississippi

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