Did negligent security contribute to this violent attack?
32-year-old Ruben Sanchez was reportedly stabbed and struck by a vehicle outside the Park ‘n Stay motel Tuesday night, March 6, 2018.
According to Johnson City Press, Mr. Sanchez “was taunted by an attacker who stabbed him seven times and…then hit [him] with a vehicle as he fled the Park ‘n Stay motel.”
Mr. Sanchez was transported to Johnson City Medical Center with “critical” injuries, per WJHL 11 reports. His current condition has not been released.
Did negligent security contribute to this Johnson City motel stabbing? We represent individuals and families who have suffered a tragic loss or injury as a consequence of negligent property security. Read Our Legal Take below to find out if the victim may have a legal avenue for justice and claims for substantial compensation in Tennessee, or call now for a free consultation with our legal team: 888.842.1616.
Our Legal Take
Motel guests have a right to feel safe and secure while on the premises. The Murray Law Firm questions the level of security provided on the property and whether this assault may have been prevented.
- What security measures, such as bright lighting, surveillance cameras and security patrols, were in place to deter crime and protect guests at the time of the stabbing?
Generally, property owners are required to protect all those legally on the premises from any foreseeable harm. Should the facts of this matter reveal that the motel owner failed to provide adequate security to protect those on its premises, Ruben Sanchez may seek justice and elect to pursue legal claims for his injuries.
Based upon its prior successful experience in handling security negligence claims on behalf of victims and their families, 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. Given the complexities of pursuing a negligent security case, it is imperative that the victim retain an experienced attorney who can ensure the preservation of any and all evidence that may support such a claim.
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