Did a Security Lapse Contribute to This Memphis Apartment Shooting?
A man was reportedly shot and robbed outside of the Hickory Pointe Apartments in Memphis Sunday night, March 19, 2017.
According to WREG News, the robbery-shooting occurred “around 10 p.m. Sunday at the Hickory Pointe Apartments on Mt. Moriah near Hickory Hill Road.”
WMC 5 reports, the victim “had just parked in the parking lot and was going to visit a friend when two men…made him get on the ground and took property and cash from him.” The assailants apparently opened fire, critically injuring the victim before fleeing the scene.
Did negligent security contribute to this robbery-shooting? 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 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
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 apartment complex owner or management company failed to provide adequate security to protect those on its premises, the victim 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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