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Dictator 03-17-2012 02:43 PM

Trayvon Martin Case
 
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/0...6pLid%3D144358

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SANFORD, Fla. Police have released audio 911 tapes in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, the unarmed teenager allegedly killed by a neighborhood watch captain while walking home from a store.

In eight chilling recordings, made the night of February 26, listeners can hear the frightened voices of neighbors calling to report screams for help, gunshots and then that someone was dead.

In perhaps the most disturbing of the recordings, a frightened voice cries out for help and pleading "No! No!" and then wailing.

And for the first time, we hear the voice of George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch captain who admitted to police that he shot Martin, who was walking home from a convenience store to his father's home in the gated community. Zimmerman has not been arrested or charged in the shooting.

Editor's Note: The following recordings and their transcriptions below contain strong language that some readers may find objectionable.


"This guy looks like he's up to no good, or he's on drugs or something," Zimmerman tells the 911 operator. "He's just staring, looking at all the houses. Now he's coming toward me. He's got his hand in his waistband. Something's wrong with him."

Zimmerman described Martin as wearing a hoodie and sweatpants or jeans. He continues: "He's coming to check me out. He's got something in his hands. I don't know what his deal is. Can we get an officer over here?"

"These assholes always get away," he says to the operator. Zimmerman is then heard giving directions to the dispatcher. "Shit, he's running," Zimmerman says.

"Are you following him?" the dispatcher asks.

"Yes," Zimmerman responds.

"We don't need you to do that," the dispatcher says.

In other recordings, callers tell the 911 dispatcher that someone has been shot. One person tells the dispatcher that two guys were wrestling behind his back porch and that one of them was yelling for help. Then the male caller stammers in shock. "I'm pretty sure the guy is dead ... Oh, my God! ... The black guy looks like he's been shot and he's dead."

"The guy on top has a white T-shirt," another caller said.

"Is he on top of someone?" the operator asks.

"Mmmhmmm," a female caller responds.

Yet another caller says, "Someone was screaming 'Help! help! help!' Then I heard a gunshot."

One caller, a teenage boy, said that as he was walking his dog, "I saw a man laying on the ground that needed help. He was screaming."

Then, he told the operator, he heard a gunshot and said the screaming stopped.

Martin's family and their attorneys were allowed to hear the audio before it was made public.

"You hear a shot, a clear shot, that we can only assume is a warning shot," said Natalie Jackson, a family attorney. "Then a 17-year-old boy is begging for his life. Everything tells me that that was Trayvon Martin."

Tracy Martin, the teenager's father, broke down crying as he listened to the audio on Friday, the family lawyers said. "My son was crying for help, and he still shot him," Tracy Martin, the teenager's father said, according to Benjamin Crump, another family attorney.

The local state attorney is reviewing the investigation and will decide whether to prosecute the volunteer watchman.

Police in Sanford initially told Martin's family that Zimmerman had not been arrested because he had a "squeaky clean" record, according to Tracy Martin. Zimmerman had been arrested in 2005 on charges of resisting arrest with violence and battery on a law enforcement officer, according to court records. Those charges were later dropped.

"Do we really believe that if Trayvon Martin would have pulled the trigger, he would not be arrested?" said Crump. "This is obviously a cover-up, and we need a sweeping overhaul of the Sanford Police Department."

Sanford Mayor Jeff Triplett said he spent Thursday meeting with the state attorney's office discussing the release of the tapes. "It was as simple as us saying, 'We're going to do this, what do you think?'" Triplett told HuffPost.

Earlier Friday, Triplett met with Rep. Corrine Brown (D-Fla.), Police Chief Bill Lee and city manager Norton Bonaparte to discuss the 911 recording.

The police chief serves at the pleasure of the city manager. Bonaparte was asked by HuffPost whether the furor jeapordizes Lee's job. "We're reviewing all of our options at this point," he said, adding that he currently sees "no reason" to remove Lee.

Zimmerman had been the subject of earlier complaints by residents of the gated community in which he and Martin's family lived. At an emergency homeowner's association meeting earlier this month, "one man was
escorted out because he openly expressed his frustration because he had previously contacted the Sanford Police Department about Zimmerman approaching him and even coming to his home," a resident wrote in an email to HuffPost. "It was also made known that there had been several complaints about George Zimmerman and his tactics" in his neighborhood watch captain role.

The case has drawn national attention and has outraged many residents of Sanford, a town about 20 miles north of Orlando, particularly in the African-American community. Many have suggested a history of strained relations between the police department and blacks.

Basically this Black kid with skittles was walking in his own gated community and a white guy shot him down in plain sight just because of nothing......

Just to also let you know:
black kid: 14-17 yrs old. 140 pounds. only had skittles
white guy: 20+ yrs old. 200 pounds. had a shotgun....

Guy didn't go to jail or anything...:biggums:

__________________________________________________ ___________

It appears that the gangsta photos of Trayvon Martin are not the Trayvon Martin killed in Florida.

I don't have Facebook, so I can't see this pages, but look at this. It appears this is the Facebook page where the gangster pictures were taken from.
http://www.facebook.com/people/Trayv...00001791912868

This is said to be the Facebook page of the murdered Trayvon Martin.
https://www.facebook.com/people/Tray...tin/1353307542

Michelle Malkin is a right-wing pundit, she just started a site called Twitchy which collects tweets. They have apologized for showing the Media Bias photo which also appeared in this thread.

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Correction, 8:56 pm ET March 25, 2012: We made a mistake. The photo on the right is not of the Trayvon Martin who was shot by Zimmerman. We apologize to our readers and to the Martin family.

Twitchy points to this forum as explanation that they had it wrong.

http://www.politicalforum.com/politi...tin-fakes.html

BrooklynZoo 03-17-2012 11:39 PM

Re: Trayvon Martin Case
 
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Originally Posted by Dictator
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/0...6pLid%3D144358



Basically this Black kid with skittles was walking in his own gated community and a white guy shot him down in plain sight just because of nothing......

Just to also let you know:
black kid: 14-17 yrs old. 140 pounds. only had skittles
white guy: 20+ yrs old. 200 pounds. had a shotgun....

Guy didn't go to jail or anything...:biggums:


does not sound good for zimmerman at all.. and where did u get the shotgun part?... im pretty sure the dude wasnt walking around with a shotgun

Nanners 03-17-2012 11:50 PM

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has this zimmerman fa66ot been arrested yet? this is basically second degree murder. fvcking florida....

Nanners 03-18-2012 12:09 AM

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the police are still calling it self defense... yeah im sure pillsbury doughboy over here was in a lot of danger from this kid



BrooklynZoo 03-18-2012 12:11 AM

Re: Trayvon Martin Case
 
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Originally Posted by Nanners
the police are still calling it self defense... yeah im sure pillsbury doughboy over here was in a lot of danger from this kid




thats obviously an old picture lol....

Nanners 03-18-2012 12:14 AM

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Originally Posted by BrooklynZoo
thats obviously an old picture lol....


maybe so but hes still just a kid

http://www.google.com/search?client=...Dci AK9-eGkDw

BrooklynZoo 03-18-2012 12:20 AM

Re: Trayvon Martin Case
 
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Originally Posted by Nanners


he was 17..

Nanners 03-18-2012 12:23 AM

Re: Trayvon Martin Case
 
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Originally Posted by BrooklynZoo
he was 17..


whats wrong with you? are you fvcking stupid or something?

BrooklynZoo 03-18-2012 12:27 AM

Re: Trayvon Martin Case
 
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Originally Posted by Nanners
whats wrong with you? are you fvcking stupid or something?


youre so dumb its not even funny hahaha

Rockets(T-mac) 03-18-2012 12:28 AM

Re: Trayvon Martin Case
 
Wow the cop on the phone told this asswipe not to follow and wait for the damn police to show up.... If nothing happens to his asshole.... the world just isn't fair.

Nanners 03-18-2012 12:29 AM

Re: Trayvon Martin Case
 
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Originally Posted by BrooklynZoo
youre so dumb its not even funny hahaha


if its not funny then why the fvck would you take the time to type out "hahaha"

here is what happened. KID is walking home with skittles and an iced tea, gets murdered. murderer is still on the loose.

BrooklynZoo 03-18-2012 12:35 AM

Re: Trayvon Martin Case
 
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Originally Posted by Nanners
if its not funny then why the fvck would you take the time to type out "hahaha"

here is what happened. KID is walking home with skittles and an iced tea, gets murdered. murderer is still on the loose.


yeah cause thats how stupid you are lol:oldlol: . I understand what happened, why didnt u just post up a baby pic of the victim and then ask if the baby looked threatening LOL

Bucket_Nakedz 03-18-2012 03:34 AM

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imagine the horror if this kid had reach for some twizzlers? :facepalm poster above needs to be slapped and the killer needs to be hanged on a tree. good ol' southern justice

Dictator 03-18-2012 08:01 AM

Re: Trayvon Martin Case
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by BrooklynZoo
does not sound good for zimmerman at all.. and where did u get the shotgun part?... im pretty sure the dude wasnt walking around with a shotgun


Link?

Dolphin 03-18-2012 10:19 AM

Re: Trayvon Martin Case
 
Dude doesn't even look white.


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