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.

George Richards-Meyers, age 18

Fatally shot on September 30, 2016 in Newark, New Jersey.

George was killed by Newark Police.

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