Did negligent security contribute to this violent hotel robbery?
A robbery outside the La Quinta hotel in Flemington, Georgia reportedly left a man and a woman injured Thursday evening, January 4, 2018.
According to WJCL 22, gunfire erupted in the parking lot of the La Quinta hotel located on East Oglethorpe highway.” WSAV reports, a suspect fired several rounds into the couple’s vehicle during an attempted robbery. Both victims were transported to Memorial Health University Medical Center with injuries. Their current conditions have not been released.
Did negligent security contribute to this Flemington hotel shooting? We represent individuals and families in Georgia who have suffered a tragic loss or injury as a consequence of negligent property security, and we have recovered tens of millions of dollars for our Clients. Read Our Legal Take to find out if the victims may have legal avenues for justice and claims for substantial compensation in Georgia, or call now for a free consultation with out legal team: 912.385.9690.
Our Legal Take
Hotel guests have a right to feel safe and secure while on the premises. The Murray Law Firm questions the level of security provided to those at the property and whether this shooting may have been prevented.
- Have there been prior incidents of violence on or near property? What security measures, such as bright lighting, surveillance cameras, and security patrols, were in place to protect guests and deter crime at the time of the shooting?
By law, property owners in Georgia are required to protect all those legally on the premises from any foreseeable harm. Should the facts of this matter reveal that the hotel owner or management failed to provide adequate security, the victims may seek justice and elect to pursue legal claims for their injuries.
Based upon its long, extensive, and successful experience in handling negligent security cases against property owners in the State of Georgia, The Murray Law Firm suggests that photographs and a thorough, unbiased inspection of the property will need to be performed immediately, before any evidence may be repaired, damaged or destroyed.
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