George Zimmerman injured in shooting altercation in Florida

George Zimmerman injured in shooting altercation in Florida

George Zimmerman suffered minor injuries in a shooting incident in Lake Mary on Monday afternoon, according to Lake Mary police.

The shooting involving Zimmerman and a man identified as Matthew Apperson occurred on Lake Mary Boulevard about 12:45 p.m., police said.

Zimmerman flagged down an officer shortly after the incident, police said.

“At this time, the investigation has proven that George Zimmerman was not the shooter,” Lake Mary Police Department spokeswoman Bianca Gillette said.

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Zimmerman was hit in the face with glass and debris and has since been released from Central Florida Regional Hospital, according to police. …

Lake Mary police said Zimmerman and Apperson have an ongoing dispute and were involved in an altercation in September, when Apperson accused Zimmerman of trying to kill him while on the road. Both men are waiting for legal counsel before speaking with police.

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