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.

Mark Daniel Bess, age 33

Fatally shot on April 30, 2016 in Spanish Fork, Utah.

Bess was wanted on multiple arrest warrants. He was shot by a sheriff's deputy after a foot chase. The deputy said that Bess produced a knife and charged at him prior to the shooting.

His obituary states that Mark was battling a drug addiction. He was a graduate of Spanish Fork High School and was employed as an auto mechanic.

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