Zimmerman's Medical Report 0 Shares Email A medical report compiled by the family physician of Trayvon Martin shooter George Zimmerman and obtained exclusively by ABC News found that Zimmerman was diagnosed with a "closed fracture" of his nose, a pair of black eyes, two lacerations to the back of his head and a minor back injury the day after he fatally shot Martin during an alleged altercation. Zimmerman faces a second degree murder charge for the Feb. Zimmerman has claimed self defense in what he described as a life and death struggle that Martin initiated by accosting him, punching him in the face, then repeatedly bashing his head into the pavement. Also today, a trove of documents are being examined by lawyers for both the defense and prosecution as part of discovery in Zimmerman's trial -- including 67 CDs worth of documents, video of Martin on the night of the shooting, his autopsy report and videos of Zimmerman's questioning by police.
He was a junior at Dr. She lived in The Retreat at Twin Lakesa multi-ethnic gated community where Martin had visited several times before. The Martin case resulted in increased distrust between the police and Sanford's black community. One of the officers pressuring him was a friend of Martin's father.
David Morgenstern, for having mishandled the Travyon Martin case. Myers removed Morgenstern from that position. Zimmerman was selected by neighbors as the program's coordinator, according to Wendy Dorival, Neighborhood Watch organizer for the Sanford Police Department.
On each of the calls, Zimmerman offered information about the race of the suspects only when specifically asked by the dispatcher to do so; his reports said that all were black males.
On February 6, workers witnessed two young black men lingering in the yard of a Twin Lakes resident around the same time a new laptop and some gold jewelry was stolen from her home. The next day police discovered the stolen laptop in the backpack of a young black man whom Zimmerman identified as the same person he had spotted peering into windows on February 2.
Timeline of the shooting of Trayvon Martin On the evening of February 26,Zimmerman observed Martin as he returned to the Twin Lakes housing community after having walked to a nearby convenience store.
Which way is he running? When Zimmerman answered, "yeah", the dispatcher said, "We don't need you to do that. After Zimmerman ended his call with police, a violent encounter took place between him and Martin.
It ended with Zimmerman fatally shooting Martin 70 yards 65 m from the rear door of the townhouse where Martin was staying. Hey, we've had some break-ins in my neighborhood, and there's a real suspicious guy, uh, [near] Retreat View Circle.
Um, the best address I can give you is Retreat View Circle.
This guy looks like he's up to no good, or he's on drugs or something. It's raining and he's just walking around, looking about. Okay, and this guy is he white, black, or Hispanic? Did you see what he was wearing?
A dark hoodie, like a gray hoodie, and either jeans or sweatpants and white tennis shoes.
He's, I don't know, he was just staringA medical report compiled by the family physician of Trayvon Martin shooter George Zimmerman and obtained exclusively by ABC News found that Zimmerman was diagnosed with a "closed fracture" of his.
Apr 05, · Trayvon Martin's parents have settled a wrongful death claim with the homeowners association of the Retreat at Twin Lakes, the Florida housing complex where .
George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch crime captain who shot dead year-old Trayvon Martin, originally told police in a written statement that Martin knocked him down with a punch in the nose. Mar 17, · Trayvon Martin Credit Courtesy of Sybrina Fulton.
The racial sensitivity of this case is heavy. Trayvon’s parents have said their son was murdered.
Crump, the family’s lawyer, told me, “You. George Zimmerman, the acquitted shooter in the death of Trayvon Martin, faces a judge during a first-appearance hearing on charges including aggravated assault stemming from a fight with his. Here’s a story that no one needs convincing is true, because we all know how it happened.
Jay-Z has produced a six-part documentary TV series called Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story about.