Shellie Zimmerman

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Zimmerman Has Zilch, Spends $3K a Month

Travon Martin Foundation gets new home

(Newser) - Almost a year after his acquittal in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, George Zimmerman doesn't seem to have much in the way of a life, according to paperwork filed this month as part of his divorce case. The 30-year-old says he has no home, no job, no income,... More »

Zimmerman's Wife: He's Like a 'Pacing Lion'

Shellie Zimmerman says she doesn't recognize estranged husband anymore

(Newser) - The estranged wife of George Zimmerman said today she thinks her husband has unraveled since he was acquitted in the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin. "I don't know who George is anymore," Shellie Zimmerman said on Katie Couric's show Katie. After his murder trial, he became... More »

Zimmerman: She 'Went Crazy on Me'

Girlfriend: 'You put your gun in my freaking face!'

(Newser) - George Zimmerman is back in jail and Florida authorities have released 911 calls giving conflicting versions of the events leading up to his arrest on domestic violence charges yesterday. In girlfriend Samantha Scheibe's call, she can be heard shouting "You put your gun in my freaking face and... More »

Zimmerman Left His Wife a Shot-Up Target: Report

Shellie said to have considered it a 'subliminal message'

(Newser) - After George Zimmerman was forced to move out of his house last month, his soon-to-be-ex-wife Shellie found something ominous nailed to the wall: A shooting range target sporting 17 bullet holes, according to a report in Radar . A source sent Radar a photo of the target, saying it was the... More »

Zimmerman's Wife Can't Find Him

Shellie Zimmerman talks to Matt Lauer

(Newser) - Shellie Zimmerman talked to Matt Lauer today, and some substantial soundbites are emerging: that she hasn't been able to find her estranged husband to serve him divorce papers, that she "doubts" a big claim he made, and that she doesn't know what he's capable of. She... More »

Charges for Zimmerman? Smashed iPad May Tell

Police trying to look at video taken by his wife

(Newser) - The next phase of the George Zimmerman chronicles now hinges on a smashed iPad. Police investigating yesterday's domestic disturbance between Zimmerman and estranged wife Shellie say her iPad has video of their confrontation that could determine whether he (or she) faces any charges, reports the Orlando Sentinel . The problem... More »

Zimmerman's Wife Not Pressing Charges

Despite telling cops he threatened her with gun

(Newser) - Despite calling 911 and saying her soon-to-be-ex-husband George Zimmerman was threatening her with a gun today, Shellie Zimmerman has decided not to press charges. Police in Lake Mary, Florida, say she and her father—the owner of the house where the incident took place—have signed paperwork declining to press... More »

Zimmerman Threatened Me With Hand on Gun: Wife

Estranged wife Shellie called police this afternoon

(Newser) - George Zimmerman's estranged wife called police to a Lake Mary residence this afternoon for a "possible domestic battery," police tell the Orlando Sentinel . The AP reports soon-to-be ex-wife Shellie Zimmerman called police from her father's house, saying that Zimmerman threatened her and her father "with... More »

Zimmerman's Wife Blasts Him on TV

'I don't think that I ever really knew him at all,' she tells ABC News

(Newser) - George Zimmerman's wife Shellie isn't holding back now that she's filed for divorce . In an interview with ABC News that aired today, the 26-year-old says her soon-to-be ex-husband has a temper, is verbally abusive and "selfish," and was left feeling "invincible" after his acquittal.... More »

George Zimmerman's Wife Files for Divorce

ABC says Shellie Zimmerman has had it

(Newser) - George Zimmerman's wife acknowledged last week that her marriage was in trouble . And now we know that Shellie Zimmerman wasn't exaggerating: She has filed divorce papers, reports ABC News . Her lawyer confirms to AP that the six-year marriage is ending. Shellie, who still must serve 100 hours of... More »

Zimmerman's Wife: Marriage Is on the Rocks

George didn't show up for Shellie's sentencing

(Newser) - George Zimmerman is in the dog house with … well, about half of America, but you can now count wife Shellie among that half. In a wide-ranging interview, Shellie tells an ABC News freelancer that she and George are going through marital problems, and that she's "going to... More »

Zimmerman's Wife Pleads Guilty to Perjury

Will avoid jail in a deal with prosecutors

(Newser) - Shellie Zimmerman plead guilty to a misdemeanor perjury charge today, in a plea deal that will allow her to avoid prison. Zimmerman had been charged with felony perjury for lying during a bond hearing for husband George. She told judge Kenneth Lester that she and her husband were broke, when... More »

Tapes Reveal Zimmerman Gloating About Donations

He and his wife plot about how to stash cash

(Newser) - Prosecutors release the tapes of six phone conversations George Zimmerman had with his wife while in jail, in which they conspire over how to hide the mountains of cash supporters sent in for his defense. Prosecutors say the couple had access to at least $130,000, the Orlando Sentinel reports.... More »

George Zimmerman's Wife Arrested on Perjury Charge

Shellie Zimmerman accused of lying during husband's bond hearing

(Newser) - George Zimmerman's wife is in jail now, too, at least until she posts bond. Florida police arrested 25-year-old Shellie Zimmerman today on a count of perjury and booked her into the John E. Polk Correctional Facility, reports Bay News 9 . Both she and her husband were accused of lying... More »

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