Malcolm Evans was the road manager and good friend of the Beatles and, later, Harry Nilsson.

On the night of January 4, 1976, Fran Hughes, Mal's live-in girlfriend, called the police to report that Evan's was despondent and had a gun. When the police arrived, Evan's pointed the rifle at them. The officers fired six shots, four of them hitting Evans. [1]

  • [1] Patrick Snyder and Dolores Ziebarth (1976-02-12 ) "'Sixth Beatle' Mal Evans Killed in Los Angeles". Rolling Stone