Martin is the unarmed 17-year-old youth who died after being
shot by George Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch captain in Sanford,
Florida. Martin was black; Zimmerman is a white Hispanic. The
shooting has led to a number of charges of racism and the NAACP is
a meeting tonight in Orlando with Al Sharpton, the MSNBC
host and activist who says:
"For a lot people, this is a Southern town that tried to play by
its own set of rules," he said.
SANFORD, Fla. - A neighbor of George Zimmerman and fellow neighborhood watch captain in their Florida gated community came to his defense Tuesday, saying Zimmerman shot Miami teenager Trayvon Martin after numerous burglaries at The ...
George Zimmerman, accused of fatally shooting an unarmed black teenager in Florida, has ties to Northern Virginia, according to new reports. The 28-year-old neighborhood watch captain, who told police he shot 17-year-old Trayvon Mar...
A more complete picture is emerging about George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch captain who shot and killed an unarmed black teenager in Florida late last month. But Zimmerman’s father says that picture is “extremely misleading.”...
The death of Trayvon Martin, an unarmed teen who was shot while walking in his neighborhood in Sanford, Florida, has sparked allegations of racial profiling and calls for the gunman to be charged. Federal prosecutors and the FBI wil...