U.S. George Zimmerman Involved in Florida Shooting, Knew the Gunman, Police Say – abcNews

The Political Agitator response: How many more times will this dude be in the news? He is always starring in something.

George Zimmerman was involved in a shooting incident today in Lake Mary, Florida — and it involved a man he’d had a previous dust-up with just last year, police said.

Zimmerman flagged down an officer — saying someone shot at him and his car, said Bianca Gillet, a spokeswoman for the Lake Mary Police Department, at a news conference.

Zimmerman, 31, did not fire his weapon during the road rage incident, police said.

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Zimmerman’s attorney, Don West, said Zimmerman was driving into a retail center when a car came up behind him, flashing its lights and honking. Zimmerman claimed the other driver yelled at him, West said.

When Zimmerman tried to leave, West said, the other driver pulled up and fired a shot through the passenger side window of Zimmerman’s truck. The bullet lodged somewhere in the car, West said. According to West, the other driver fled. (Source: Read more)

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George Zimmerman injured in shooting amid ongoing dispute with another man in Florida – RawStory

George Zimmerman was wounded Monday afternoon during a shooting in Florida.

Police said Zimmerman received minor facial injuries, reported WFTV-TV, and was taken to a local hospital in Sanford.

This story has been updated

Zimmerman was not shot. His lawyer told the Associated Press that he was hit with shards of glass from his vehicle’s windshield. He has been released from the hospital.

Zimmerman was involved in a shooting in Lake Mary about 12:45 p.m. as part of an ongoing dispute with another man in an apparent “road rage incident,” police said. (Source: Read more)

George Zimmerman Compares Himself To Anne Frank, Says Obama Victimized Him – TPM

The Political Agitator response: This dude is just too ignant!

Former neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman said in a video that surfaced on Monday that President Obama should’ve reminded the American public not to “rush to judgement” in discussing the shooting of Trayvon Martin.

Zimmerman made the comments in an interview with his Tampa, Fla. divorce lawyer that was recorded on March 8, the Orlando Sentinel reported on Monday. (Source: Read more)

Zimmerman Verdict Illustrates Need to Speak Out About Racial Bias – Southern Poverty Law Center

The Political Agitator response: I agree because history tell me that if Trayvon had been the shooter and Zimmerman was killed, Trayvon would be in jail. But that is just my ignant opinion.

“They always get away.” These were the words George Zimmerman uttered as he followed and later shot Trayvon Martin — words that reflected his belief that Trayvon was one of “them,” the kind of person about to get away with something.  How ironic these words sound now in light of the jury verdict acquitting Zimmerman.

Trayvon is dead, and Zimmerman is free.  Who was the one who got away? (Source: Read more)

George Zimmerman arrested on suspected domestic violence

(CNN)George Zimmerman — acquitted by a Florida jury over the death of Trayvon Martin — was arrested in Florida on suspicion of aggravated assault and domestic violence with a weapon, local authorities said.

The 31-year-old Florida resident was arrested Friday by police in Lake Mary at about 10 p.m. and booked into the John E. Polk Correctional Facility, according to that facility’s website. That facility, like its website, is run by the Seminole County Sheriff’s Office.

It all came about after Zimmerman allegedly threw a wine bottle at a girlfriend, his lawyer Don West told reporters. (Source: Read more)

Stand Your Ground And Now Affluenza, What Is Next?

First in Florida George Zimmerman killed Trayvon Martin and Zimmerman was freed.

Now in Texas a 16 year old Ethan Couch a drunk driver killed 4 people and he was freed.

What is next?

Zimmerman accused of pointing shotgun at girlfriend – USA Today

Response: Damn all in less than a year matter of fact just this year. Aquitted of murder, wife filing for divorce and now girlfriends says he pointed a shotgun at her. This dude has some serious issues however some folks don’t see anything wrong with him. (SMDH!) Shaking my damn head!

George Zimmerman, acquitted in July in the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, was arrested Monday afternoon for allegedly pointing a shotgun at his girlfriend and pushing her out of her house as he packed to move out, the Seminole County Sheriff’s Office said.

Zimmerman barricaded himself in the house Samantha Scheibe rented in Apopka, which he had shared with her since around August, Chief Deputy Dennis Lemma said at a news conference. She gave deputies a key, and they pushed aside furniture he had piled against the door. (More)

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