ZIMMERMAN: ‘I’m homeless and suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder’

Published on February 16, 2014

George Zimmerman says he is suffering from post-traumatic stress and is homeless after his trial for the shooting death of teenager Trayvon Martin in 2012.

He made the claims to journalist Ilia Calderón, who interviewed him for the Spanish language current affairs show Aqui y Ahora which will air on Univision on Sunday at 7pm.

During the interview, Zimmerman also claimed that Martin threatened to kill him before he shot and killed the unarmed 17-year-old.

‘When he saw my handgun and looked at it and told me that he was going to kill me that night, uh, that was enough of a threat after the way he had attacked me. So, I felt his hand going for my weapon,’ Zimmerman said, reports the Orlando Sentinal.

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