Defense: George Zimmerman In Police Custody [View all]
Source: Associated Press
(06-03) 10:56 PDT MIAMI (AP) --
The defense team for George Zimmerman, the man charged in the killing of Trayvon Martin, says he is in police custody in Florida.
Zimmerman's legal team said in a tweet Sunday that he was in police custody, two days after a judge ordered him back to jail. Zimmerman's bail was revoked because the judge said he and his wife lied to the court about their finances so he could obtain a lower bond.
On Sunday afternoon, about 40 minutes before the 2:30 p.m. deadline to surrender, Zimmerman was listed as an inmate on the jail website. He was listed as being held without bail and having $500 in his jail account.