Did negligent security contribute to this senseless Macon nightclub shooting?
An altercation outside a Macon bar reportedly escalated into gunfire Friday, January 12, 2018, leaving 24-year-old Arkeem Greene hospitalized.
According to 13 WMAZ, officers “responded to calls about a shot being fired around 2:00 a.m. at the Thirsty Turtle on Cherry Street.” The Macon Telegraph reports, an unknown suspect “was hitting [Mr. Greene] with a gun when it discharged.” He was transported to the Medical Center, Navicent Health with injuries.
Did negligent security contribute to this Macon bar 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 victim may have legal avenues for justice and claims for substantial compensation in Georgia, or call now for a free consultation with out legal team: 478.246.1010.
Our Legal Take
Bar and nightclub patrons 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.
- Did the altercation begin inside the bar and, if so, what actions were taken by security and management to safely and separately remove all those involved from the premises? Were police called at the start of the altercation?
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 bar owner or management failed to provide adequate security, Arkeem Greene may seek justice and elect to pursue legal claims for his 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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