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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shooting_of_Trayvon_Martin

On the night of February 26, 2012, in Sanford, Florida, United States, George Zimmerman fatally shot Trayvon Martin, a 17-year-old African American high school student. Zimmerman, a 28-year-old mixed race Hispanic man, was the neighborhood watch coordinator for his gated community where Martin was visiting his ...

www.cnn.com/2012/05/18/justice/florida-teen-shooting-details/index.html

May 23, 2012 ... What led to African-American teenager Trayvon Martin's death became clearer on Thursday, with the release of new information.

www.cnn.com/2013/06/05/us/trayvon-martin-shooting-fast-facts/index.html

Jun 22, 2017 ... Read CNN's Fast Facts about the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. Former neighborhood watch captain George Zimmerman was acquitted of the crime.

www.cbsnews.com/news/trayvon-martin-shooting-a-timeline-of-events

Jul 12, 2013 ... (CBS) The Feb. 26 shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin by neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman in Sanford, Fla., spilled over onto the national stage, sparking protests, debate and a personal statement from President Obama. The case has raised questions about race, guns and ...

www.tampabay.com/news/publicsafety/crime/a-look-at-what-happened-the-night-trayvon-martin-died/1223083

Apr 2, 2012 ... Sunday evening, Feb. 26: It was raining in Central Florida while the NBA All-Stars game and the Oscars were about to begin on TV. A 17-year-old high school junior from Miami Gardens serving a 10-day suspension went to 7-Eleven to get candy. It was the third time Trayvon Martin was disciplined at school ...

www.motherjones.com/politics/2012/03/what-happened-trayvon-martin-explained

Mar 18, 2012 ... Or read on for a primer. On the evening of February 26, Trayvon Martin—an unarmed 17-year-old African American student—was confronted, shot, and killed near his home by George Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch captain in Sanford, Florida. Since Martin's death and the revelation of more details, the ...

www.biography.com/people/trayvon-martin-21283721

Feb 8, 2016 ... AKA: Trayvon Martin; Full Name: Trayvon Benjamin Martin. Synopsis; Background and Education; Tragic Death; Arrest and Trial of George Zimmerman . Cite This Page. Trayvon Martin was an unarmed American 17-year-old killed by George Zimmerman on February 26, 2012, sparking national controversy.

www.theguardian.com/world/2012/mar/20/trayvon-martin-death-story-so-far

Mar 20, 2012 ... The basic facts. On a rainy night in February, Trayvon Martin was returning to his father's girlfriend's house in Sanford, Florida, after a trip to the local 7-Eleven before the NBA all-star game. He carried a bag of Skittles and a can of Arizona iced tea for his little brother. As he walked home, the unarmed ...

www.miamiherald.com/news/state/florida/article135413214.html

Mar 1, 2017 ... The events that night involved 17-year-old Trayvon Martin and 28-year-old George Zimmerman. ... With the worldwide press, citizens and celebrities scrutinizing Florida's "Stand Your Ground" law after the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, criminal-defense lawyers statewide fear that the widespread ...