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.

Mainak Sarkar, age 38

Fatally shot on June 1, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.

Mainak was formerly a UCLA grad student who lived in Minnesota. He killed a woman in Minnesota that he had been married to, a UCLA professor, and himself.

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One other person also died in this incident.

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