Did a security lapse contribute to the death of this young man?
24-year-old Kenneth King was reportedly shot and killed at the Budget Lodge motel in San Antonio Saturday afternoon, January 21, 2017.
According to FOX 29 News, the fatal shooting occurred “around 1:00 p.m. at the Budget Lodge at 3800 Interstate 35 near Splashtown.” Mr. King was apparently “visiting a family member who was staying at the motel” when gunfire erupted “in the parking lot.”
My San Antonio News reports, Mr. King was “transported to San Antonio Military Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead around 3:30 p.m.”
Did negligent security contribute to the tragic death of Kenneth King? We represent individuals and families who have suffered a tragic loss or injury as a consequence of negligent property security. Read Our Legal Take to find out if the victim’s family may have a legal avenue for justice and claims for substantial compensation in Texas, or call now for a free consultation with out legal team: 888.842.1616.
Our Legal Take
Generally, property owners are required to protect all guests legally on the premises from any foreseeable harm. Should the facts of this matter reveal that the motel owner or management failed to provide adequate security to protect those on its premises, the family of Mr. King may seek justice and elect to pursue legal claims for his wrongful death.
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’s family retain an experienced attorney who can ensure the preservation of any and all evidence that may support such a claim.
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