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.

Hallock E. Yocher, age 37

Fatally shot on July 20, 2016 in Waterbury, Connecticut.

Known as "Hal" and "Yoke," he was a Waterbury police officer and an Iraq War veteran.

Hal killed another man then himself while off-duty.

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One other person also died in this incident.

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  • Nickname:
    1 Hal
    1 Daddy
    1 Yoke
    1 YokeStar
  • Number of children:
    1 3
  • Personality:
    1 My love
  • Occupation:
    1 Police Officer
    1 Military Veteran
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