Could this senseless shopping center shooting have been prevented are justice and compensation available to the young victims?
ATLANTA, GEORGIA NEWS
Three teenagers were shot and injured “at Camp Creek Marketplace in southwest Atlanta Saturday night,” January 19, 2019, according to WSB-TV 2.
Atlanta police told The AJC, three boys, ages 14 to 15, were struck when an argument escalated into gunfire in the shopping center parking lot “at the corner of I-285 and Camp Creek Parkway.”
In an October 2017 CBS 46 investigation, shoppers reported “crime increasing at Camp Creek Marketplace.” The continued incidents of crime raise grave questions over security measures on property.
Was negligent security a factor in this shopping center parking lot shooting? Read Our Legal Take below to find out if the victims may have legal avenues for justice and claims for substantial compensation in Georgia.
OUR LEGAL TAKE
Shopping center patrons have a right to feel safe and secure while on the premises. The Murray Law Firm questions the level of security provided in the shopping center parking lot and whether this shooting may have been prevented.
- What additional security measures, such as bright lighting, monitored surveillance cameras, and visible security and police patrols, were implemented by the shopping center owner following media reports of prior criminal activity on property?
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 shopping center owners failed to provide adequate security, the young victims and their families may seek justice and elect to pursue legal claims for their injuries.
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