George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch captain who admits he shot unarmed Florida teenager Trayvon Martin, was charged with murder today and has been taken into custody.
The charge of second degree murder was announced by Florida special prosecutor Angela Corey at a news conference this evening.
If convicted of the charges Zimmerman could face a maximum sentence of life in prison.
"We have to have a reasonable certainty of conviction before filing charges," the prosecutor said. A bond...Full Story