Did negligent security contribute to this senseless Toledo nightclub shooting?
Gunfire reportedly broke out inside the Lion’s Den Bar & Grill in Toledo Saturday, January 13, 2018, leaving Rico Villolovos hospitalized.
According to The Toledo Blade, responding officers discovered Mr. Villolovos “near a pool table at the Lion’s Den Bar & Grill, 2814 Lagrange St..” around 1:45 a.m. Mr. Villolovos was transported to the hospital with multiple gunshot wounds, per WTOL reports. His current condition has not been released. Police are apparently still searching for a suspect and motive.
Did negligent security contribute to this senseless 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 below to find out if the victim may have a legal avenue for justice and claims for substantial compensation in Ohio, or call now for a free consultation with our legal team: 888.842.1616.
Our Legal Take
Restaurant and nightclub patrons 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 shooting may have been prevented.
- How did a gun gain entry into the property? What security measures, such as weapons screenings, surveillance cameras, and security patrols, were in place to protect patrons and deter crime 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 nightclub owner failed to provide adequate security to protect those on its premises, Rico Villolovos 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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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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