Could the senseless loss of Mishon Robinson have been prevented, and are justice and compensation available to his family?
Gunfire erupted at an Augusta apartment complex Sunday night, June 3, 2018, tragically claiming the life of 24-year-old Mishon Robinson, according to WFXG reports.
The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office told WJBF 6, the deadly shooting occurred “shortly after 10:30 p.m. at the Alpine Villas apartments on the 3100 block of Alpine Road.” Mr. Robinson, who lived at the complex with his girlfriend, was transported to Augusta University Medical Center, where he later succumbed to fatal injuries.
Was negligent security a factor in this senseless Augusta apartment shooting and could this tragedy have been prevented? Read Our Legal Take below to find out if Mr. Robinson’s family may have legal avenues for justice and claims for substantial compensation in Georgia.
Our Legal Take
Apartment 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 at the subject property and whether this tragedy may have been prevented.
- How did the gunman gain entry to the property? What security measures, such as gated entry, bright lighting, surveillance cameras, and security patrols, were in place to deter crime and protect Mr. Robinson 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 Mishon Robinson may seek justice and elect to pursue legal claims for his wrongful death.
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