The police officer who pulled over the Florida neighborhood watchman acquitted of the shooting death of Trayvon Martin has been cleared of wrongdoing. The officer pulled over George Zimmerman on July 28, 2013, in Foreny, Texas for speeding. Reports stated there was a gun in the vehicle, but that Zimmerman had legal rights to carry it. Zimmerman was subsequently released on speeding with a
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Zimmerman left Florida after his acquittal and was in hiding until being pulled over in Texas. It is unknown where Zimmerman is currently staying. His wife, Shellie Zimmerman, faces perjury charges. The next court date in the cases against Shellie Zimmerman is scheduled for August 21, 2013.
Florida v. Shellie Zimmerman - Criminal Information and Affidavit of Probable Cause