Did a Gas Station Security Failure Contribute to the Death of Andrew Spencer?
A shooting at a gas station in Chamblee reportedly claimed the life of 30-year-old Andrew Spencer Thursday morning, December 29, 2016.
According to AJC reports, the fatal shooting occurred “at the QuikTrip in the 4000 block of Buford Highway in Chamblee just before 3:25 a.m.” Gunfire apparently erupted following “a dispute at [the] gas station’s hot dog stand.” Tragically, Mr. Spencer lost his life in the horrific incident.
Did negligent security contribute to the senseless shooting of this young man? We represent individuals and families who have suffered a tragic loss or injury as a consequence of negligent security, and we have recovered tens of millions of dollars for our Clients. Read Our Legal Take to find out if the victim’s family may have a legal avenue for justice and claims for substantial compensation in Georgia, or call now for a free consultation with out legal team: 404.842.1600.
Our Legal Take
Gas station patrons have a right to feel safe and secure while on the premises of the business. The Murray Law Firm questions the level of security provided to those at the property and whether this tragic loss of life may have been prevented.
- What security measures, such as bright lighting, surveillance cameras and security patrols, were in place and working at the time of the shooting?
- Were any efforts made by the gas station management to call police at the start of the initial dispute inside the store?
- Have there been prior incidents of violence on or near property? If so, were any additional security precautions implemented by the apartment complex owner or management to deter crime?
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 gas station owner or management company failed to provide adequate security, the family of Andrew Spencer may elect to pursue legal claims for his wrongful death.
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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