Was This Tragedy Preventable? Jonathan Pringle Shot, Robbed in Lithonia Apartment

Could This Senseless Shooting Have Been Prevented?

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27-year-old Jonathan Pringle was reportedly shot and killed during a robbery at the Chelsea Apartments in Lithonia Sunday, April 8, 2017.

According to WSB-TV 2, Mr. Pringle was in the process of “moving to another unit…in the Chelsea Apartments” when the violent robbery occurred. He apparently “told his girlfriend he was going to the old apartment to get one more load, but he never came back.” Family and friends gathered Wednesday to “pray and call for an end to senseless violence.”

Police have allegedly “arrested a suspect” in connection with the shooting, per CBS 46 reports.

Did negligent security contribute to this tragic loss of life? 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 victim’s family may have legal avenues 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

Apartment complex residents and 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 property? What security measures, such as surveillance cameras, bright lighting and security patrols, were in place and working 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 apartment complex owner or management failed to provide adequate security, the family of Jonathan Pringle 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.

We Fight for Victims of Apartment Security Negligence in Georgia…Contact us Now for a Free Consultation.

Headline Frame Fox News DeskThe Murray Law Firm has recovered millions of dollars for victims of unsafe properties in Georgia, and recently obtained a $29.25 million dollar verdict for one of our Georgia Clients in Fulton County State Court.

We represent our Clients on a contingency agreement, which generally means that no fees or payments are owed until and unless we recover. Anyone seeking further information or legal representation is encouraged to contact us via e-mail (click here) or by telephone at 404.842.1600. Consultations are free and confidential.

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