Police Chief in Lake Mary, Florida expresses concerns about George Zimmerman.
George Zimmerman , the man who was found innocent in the February 26, 2012 murder of seventeen-year-old Trayvon Martin, in Sanford, Florida, has been described by Lake Mary, Fl., Police Chief as a ‘ticking time bomb” and a “Sandy Hook” waiting to happen.
Martin an African American high school student was shot by Zimmerman, 28, was the neighborhood watch coordinator for the gated community where Martin was temporarily staying and where the shooting took place.
Zimmerman’s defense team claimed that his actions were in self defense and under Florida’s Stand Your Ground statute, he had a right to use lethal force.
Chief Steve Bracknell, shared his thoughts and opinions in a response to an email from a local resident, Santiago Rodriguez,who railed against the department for what he felt was a lack of purpose in the department’s response to Mr. Zimmerman allegedly threatening his estranged wife with a gun, smashing her iPad and punching his father-in-law in the face, according to reports.
Zimmerman, described as a hot headed mixed race Hispanic man, does have a history of other minor interactions with police. In 2005, he was arrested and charged after shoving an “undercover alcohol-control agent” while a friend of Zimmerman’s was being arrested for underage drinking. The charges were subsequently dropped when Zimmerman entered a pre-trial diversion program that included anger management classes.
According to sources…many residence who live near Zimmerman say that he is a menace to the community. For the second time in just over a month…he has been pulled over for speeding. He is also being investigated following a domestic dispute between George Zimmerman and his estranged wife. Read more
George Zimmerman has some serious Radar Gun Issues.
For the second time in just over a month…he has been pulled over for speeding.
According to cops in Lake Mary, FL., outside Orlando, Zimmerman was pulled over in his Honda Ridgeline doing 60 mph in a 45 mph zone. He was given a ticket in the amount of ticketed for $256.
On July 28, Zimmerman was also pulled over for speeding in Texas. During the traffic stop…Zimmerman admitted that he had a weapon in his truck. Texas authorities let him off with a warning.
Following this most recent incident…there was no mention of a weapon. Read more
Shellie Zimmerman Misdemeanor Charge of Perjury
Shellie Zimmerman, the wife of George Zimmerman — who was acquitted of second-degree murder in Trayvon Martin’s death — pleaded guilty Wednesday to a misdemeanor charge of perjury.
She will be placed on probation for one year, is required to perform 100 hours of community service, and must pay court costs. She also must file a letter of apology within 30 days to Judge Kenneth Lester, who presided over her husband’s case at the time the perjury was committed.
Prosecutors said Shellie Zimmerman lied when she told Lester during an April 2012 bond hearing for her husband that the family was indigent. In fact, they argue, George Zimmerman actually had about $135,000 at the time.
Recorded jailhouse phone calls between the couple caught the two speaking in code about their finances.
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