George Zimmerman Made Threats with Hand on Gun, Wife Tells Police

4:11 pm
Mon September 9, 2013

George Zimmerman Made Threats with Hand on Gun, Wife Tells Police

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According to Lake Mary police Chief Steve Bracknell, George Zimmerman's wife Shellie Zimmerman called police and said that her husband had made threats to her family "with his hand on his gun." The police chief said about 3:30 p.m. Shellie Zimmerman and her father were consulting with their attorney to decide whether to give a sworn statement or press charges.
George Zimmerman has been taken into police custody as authorities investigate a domestic incident in Lake Mary, police confirmed. George Zimmerman, the former Neighborhood Watch volunteer acquitted of murder in the shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, has been taken into police custody as authorities investigate a domestic incident in Lake Mary, police confirmed.