Could This Stone Mountain Apartment Shooting Have Been Prevented?
Two people were reportedly shot and injured at the Willow Run Apartments in Stone Mountain Wednesday evening, May 31, 2017.
According to The AJC, gunfire erupted “at the Willow Run Apartments in DeKalb County,” striking two people. Both victims were transported to the hospital with injuries. Police are apparently still searching for suspects, “seen leaving the scene in a dark colored Kia on Central Drive.”
Did negligent security contribute to this senseless double 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 victims 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.
- How did the assailants their vehicle gain entry to the property? What access controls, such as gated-entry, surveillance cameras, and security patrols, were in place and working at the time of the shooting to deter crime and protect residents and guests?
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 victims may seek justice and elect to pursue legal claims for their 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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