Could this tragic Sacramento apartment shooting have been prevented and are justice and compensation available to Mr. Solari’s family?
Security measures are in question in the deadly Sacramento apartment shooting, which claimed the life of 27-year-old Trevor Solari August 4, 2018.
According to The Sacramento Bee, gunfire erupted “at The Eleven Hundred apartment complex on the 1100 block of Howe Avenue,” around 6:30 a.m. Tragically, Mr. Solari succumbed to fatal injuries at the scene.
Police have finally made two arrests in connection with the “home invasion robbery,” per KCRA reports, but questions remain as to how the assailants were able to gain access to the property.
Our Legal Take
Apartment 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 on the property and whether this tragedy may have been prevented.
- Have there been prior incidents of violence on or near property?
- How did the assailants gain access to the property?
- What security measures, such as gated-entry, bright lighting, fencing, surveillance cameras, deadbolts, security bars, and security patrols, were in place to deter crime and protect Mr. Solari at the time of the shooting?
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 property owner or management failed to provide adequate security to protect those on its premises, Trevor Solari’s family may seek justice and elect to pursue legal claims for their loss.
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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