Tags: US | Neighborhood | Watch

Zimmerman's Wife Had $63,000 before Bond Hearing

Tuesday, 19 Jun 2012 05:12 PM

 

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Records released by prosecutors show the wife of a former neighborhood watch leader who killed Trayvon Martin had almost $63,000 in her bank account the day before she testified at her husband's bond hearing that her family had limited funds to pay his bail.

The bank records released Tuesday shows that George Zimmerman's wife, Shellie, had made a series of transfers from her husband's account in the days before his April bond hearing.

The money had been raised from a website set up for Zimmerman's legal defense.

Zimmerman was released on $150,000 bond. It was revoked and he went back to jail after prosecutors alleged Shellie Zimmerman misled the court about their finances.

Zimmerman is pleading not guilty to second-degree murder, claiming self-defense.

He has a second bond hearing next week.

© Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Retype Email:
Country
Zip Code:
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
You May Also Like

Senate Report Exposes Green Groups' Activist 'Billionaires Club'

Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 16:48 PM

A report released Wednesday by Republicans on the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee says environmental group . . .

Joe Scarborough Explains Israel 'Asinine' Comment

Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 15:31 PM

MSNBC host Joe Scarborough said he was taken aback by the intense reaction to comments he made criticizing Israel's mili . . .

California's Obamacare Rates to Average 4.2% Increase in 2015

Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 15:23 PM

Health-care plan premiums will rise an average of 4.2 percent next year in California's insurance exchange, the largest  . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, NewsmaxWorld, NewsmaxHealth, are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved