Man who shot at George Zimmerman guilty of attempted murder

2016-09-17 14:10

A Florida man who fired a gun at George Zimmerman's truck during a road-rage confrontation has been convicted of attempted second-degree murder

Auction for gun that killed Trayvon Martin possibly hijacked

2016-05-13 14:39

Bidding in an online auction for the pistol former neighbourhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman used to kill Trayvon Martin has apparently been hijacked by fake accounts posting astronomically high bids

Online auction halted for killer gun

2016-05-12 22:14

An online auction appears to have been halted for the pistol that former Florida neighbourhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman used to kill unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin.

Shooter was fixated on George Zimmerman

2015-05-19 19:54

Shooter had a fixation on George Zimmerman and had been in a mental institution a police report says.

US not filing federal charges against George Zimmerman

2015-02-25 05:00

George Zimmerman, the former neighbourhood watch volunteer who fatally shot Trayvon Martin in 2012, will not face federal charges, the Justice Department has said.

Echoes of Zimmerman expected in US trial

2014-02-02 21:27

A white software developer is about to go on trial in Florida in the death of a black teenager - in a case that raises comparisons to the George Zimmerman-Trayvon Martin case.

George Zimmerman released from jail

2013-11-20 13:28

George Zimmerman has been released from jail pending arraignment on the latest charges against him: aggravated assault, battery and criminal mischief.

Trayvon Martin shooter arrested after disturbance

2013-11-18 22:10

Officials say George Zimmerman, the neighbourhood watch volunteer acquitted in the death of a teenager, has been arrested following a disturbance call from a house in Florida.

Trayvon shooter allegedly threatens wife with gun

2013-09-10 09:01

The estranged wife of George Zimmerman, acquitted in the shooting death of a black teenager, has called police officers saying her husband threatened her and her father with a gun.

Zimmerman will ask state to pay some bills

2013-08-28 12:02

George Zimmerman's attorney says that he is going to ask the state of Florida to pay for some of his client's non-lawyer legal bills, including for experts, printing and court reporters.


Zimmerman wraps up auction for gun used in black teen's slaying

2016-05-19 10:50

George Zimmerman, who killed unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin, was verifying offers from his third attempt at auctioning the gun used in the slaying, the auction site said.

Bids for Zimmerman gun rocket into millions

2016-05-13 13:28

A website auction of the gun used by a neighbourhood watchman to kill an unarmed black teenager in the United States in 2012 has quickly climbed into millions of dollars.

Zimmerman to auction off gun he used to kill Trayvon Martin

2016-05-12 10:01

The man who fatally shot unarmed US teen Trayvon Martin in 2012 is putting the killer weapon up for auction - with the bid starting at $5 000

George Zimmerman wounded in Florida shooting

2015-05-11 21:31

George Zimmerman, the former neighbourhood watch volunteer who shot and killed black teen Trayvon Martin in 2013, has suffered a gunshot wound in a dispute with an unidentified person in Florida.

Zimmerman escapes fresh assault charges

2015-01-31 11:35

George Zimmerman, who was cleared two years ago of murdering unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin in a case that fuelled debate about racism in the US, won't face charges over recent allegations of assault, according to reports.

Zimmerman had 5 guns, ammo when arrested

2013-11-26 21:20

Court documents have shown that the former neighbourhood watchman involved in a high-profile shooting had five guns and 100 rounds of ammunition with him when deputies arrested him.

Zimmerman 'pointed gun at girlfriend'

2013-11-19 13:29

George Zimmerman has been charged with assault after his girlfriend called deputies to the home where they were living and claimed he pointed a shotgun at her during an argument, authorities say.

Spike Lee wants Zimmerman tweet lawsuit tossed out

2013-11-14 19:00

Director Spike Lee is asking a federal judge to throw out a lawsuit filed by a Florida couple who say he mistakenly retweeted their address as the home of neighbourhood watchman George Zimmerman.

Trayvon Martin killer's wife seeks divorce

2013-09-06 09:10

The wife of the neighborhood watch volunteer controversially acquitted of murdering black teenager Trayvon Martin has filed for divorce, US media reports say.

Speeding Zimmerman had gun when stopped

2013-08-01 12:01

George Zimmerman, the neighbourhood watchman who shot dead unarmed black teen Trayvon Martin, had a gun in his truck when he was pulled over in Texas, footage shows.

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