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.

Fernando Castro, age 19

Fatally shot on May 26, 2016 in Solvang, California.

Killed in a shootout with police.

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