Video: Prosecutor Corey Announces Charges Against Zimmerman in Trayvon Martin Death


On Wednesday afternoon, special prosecutor Angela Corey announced the charges against George Zimmerman, 28, in the Feb. 26 killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.

Corey would not discuss how she arrived at the charges or disclose other details of her investigation, saying: “That’s why we try cases in court.”

The neighborhood watch volunteer was arrested and charged with second-degree murder after months of mounting tensions and protests. Zimmerman, 28, could face life in prison if convicted in the unarmed black teenager’s death.

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