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.

Eric Wakup, age 30

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Fatally shot on April 22, 2016 in Norfolk, Virginia.

Wakup was wanted by police and he was shot by police after a 7-hour standoff.

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