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.

Matthew Gibbons, age 41

Fatally shot on August 26, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Matthew was killed by a Nevada highway patrol officer after allegedly firing at the officer.

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    1 he was a man who stuck to his word. very friendly and happy and always helped others
  • Occupation:
    2 teamster
  • Workplace:
    1 conventions
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