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.

Darrel Machemehl, age 44

Fatally shot on April 26, 2016 in Kingsburg, Texas.

Machemehl was shot by police after he refused to drop a backpack containing a shotgun.

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