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Did negligent security contribute to the tragic loss of this father?

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Gunfire erupted near the Laurel Mill apartment complex Thursday night, November 16, 2017, reportedly claiming the life of 44-year-old Thomas Brown.

According to FOX 5 the shooting occurred “off Whites Mill Road” as Mr. Brown “was leaving the Laurel Mill apartment homes…in his car.” Mr. Brown’s 17-year-old son apparently heard the gunfire and rushed out of their home to help his father. Tragically, Mr. Brown succumbed to fatal injuries at the hospital. Police are still searching for suspects and a motive, per AJC reports.

The area was apparently the subject of a shooting and home invasion investigation in March, per CBS 46 reports.

Did negligent security contribute to this senseless 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.  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 incident is related to the failure of an apartment complex owner or management provide adequate security, the family of Thomas Brown may seek justice and 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.

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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.

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