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.

William Chase Jr., age 58

Fatally shot on June 16, 2016 in Jacksonville, Florida.

Also known as "Dexter Levin," Billy shot his ex-fiancé then himself. William was a retired Bridgeport, Connecticut police officer where he worked deep-undercover for thirteen years under an assumed identity. He and the journalist Lennie Grimaldi co-wrote the biographical book titled "Chased: Alone, Black, And Undercover."

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