WTVY  | Dothan, AL  | News, Weather, Sports

U.S. Dept. of Justice Investigating Trayvon Martin Shooting

By: CNN
By: CNN

Evidence in the George Zimmerman investigation has been handed over to the U.S. Justice Department.

The agency is investigating whether Zimmerman violated Trayvon Martin's civil rights when he fatally shot him last year.

Zimmerman was acquitted of second-degree murder charges in the case earlier this month. He claims he shot martin in self-defense.

Civil rights groups nationwide are calling for the Justice Department to file charges against Zimmerman.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
WTVY-TV 285 N Foster Street Dothan, AL 36303 334-792-3195
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 216627381 - wtvy.com/a?a=216627381