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.

Dakota Lukecart, age 22

Fatally shot on January 24, 2017 in Independence, Missouri.

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  • Nickname:
    1 kota
  • Number of children:
    1 1
  • Personality:
    1 He was crazy and amazing even on his bad days. He still made us laugh no matter what.
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  • Comments:
    1 We miss you Kota. Benton County Famous, even after death. ♡

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