Did Negligent Security Contribute to the Tragic Loss of Onesimo Abrego at a Dallas Gas Station?
44-year-old Onesimo Abrego was reportedly shot and killed at a gas station in Dallas early Monday morning, December 26, 2016.
According to NBC News 5, “the incident began as a fight between two men at the Valero gas station in the 4700 block of South Central Expressway.” Mr. Abrego was transported to the hospital with gunshot wounds, where he succumbed to fatal injuries.
Did negligent gas station security contribute to the death of Onesimo Abrego? 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
Gas station patrons have a right to feel safe and secure while on the premises. The Murray Law Firm questions the level of security provided at the gas station and whether this tragedy may have been prevented.
What security measures, such as bright lighting, security patrols and surveillance cameras, were in place to deter crime at the time of the shooting?
- Recent crime reports, from Spotcrime.com, reveal a number of assaults and robberies in the surrounding area. Were any additional security precautions implemented by the gas station owner or management to protect patrons, follow reports of local criminal activity?
Generally, property owners are required to protect all patrons legally on the premises from any foreseeable harm. Should the facts of this matter reveal that the gas station owner or management failed to provide adequate security to protect those on its premises, the family of Mr. Abrego 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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The Murray Law Firm has an extensive and successful record representing victims of violence and security negligence. We have recovered millions of dollars for our Clients, and recently obtained a $29.25 million dollar verdict for a victim of an unsafe property. We offer our legal assistance, if desired.
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