Negligent Security? Our Legal Take: Two Shot, Killed Protecting Woman in Tulsa Bar
Did negligent security contribute to this deadly shooting? Read Our Legal Take to find out if the families of these heroic victims may have a legal avenue for justice and claims for compensation.
30-year-old Saira Vasquez and 23-year-old Adan Duran (Olmos) were reportedly shot and killed inside Bienvenidos Bar 7 De Copas Monday morning, October 10, 2016.
According to FOX 23 News, “[p]olice and first responders arrived at Bienvenidos Bar 7 De Copas at Haskell and Lewis to find a man and a woman shot to death. A relative of the victims in the bar was not shot and talked to police. She said the gunman was making advances on the bartender and the victims tried to stop him.”
Our Legal Take
Patrons have a right to feel safe and secure while on premises of the establishment they are visiting. The Murray Law Firm questions the level of security provided at the bar and whether this tragic loss of life may have been prevented.
- How did a gun get inside the bar? What security measures, such as weapon screenings, surveillance cameras and security patrols, were in place to protect patrons at the time of the shooting?
- Were any attempts made by the bar owner or management to safely and separately remove all involved parties from the premises, prior to violence?
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 bar owner or management failed to provide adequate security to protect those on its premises, the families of Saira Vasquez and Adan Duran (Olmos) may seek justice and elect to pursue a legal claim for their wrongful deaths.
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 victims’ families retain an experienced attorney who can ensure the preservation of any and all evidence that may support such a claim.
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