George Zimmerman was pulled over in Texas for speeding, and also had a legal gun in his possession. He was let off with a warning:
Reports: Forney cop advises George Zimmerman to keep gun stashed during traffic stop http://t.co/SJA9qkxurD
‚ÄĒ Dallas Morning News (@dallasnews) July 31, 2013
George Zimmerman being pulled over in Forney. Getting video of stop now pic.twitter.com/Xce3Oa3GBj
‚ÄĒ Rebecca Lopez (@rlopezwfaa) July 31, 2013
CNN‚Äôs Piers Morgan decried Zimmerman‚Äôs ‚Äúright‚ÄĚ:
‚ÄĒ Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) July 31, 2013
Morgan was given a news flash:
‚ÄĒ /* (@AnnaDsays) July 31, 2013
‚ÄĒ Christmas Red (@jswifty250) July 31, 2013
‚ÄĒ RBe (@RBPundit) July 31, 2013
‚ÄĒ Jay Caruso (@JayCaruso) July 31, 2013
Yes how dare George Zimmerman protect himself from the unruly lawless mob you created RT @piersmorgan His 'right'‚Ä¶.
‚ÄĒ Stephen Miller (@redsteeze) July 31, 2013
Piers Morgan whips morons into a froth and is surprised when Zimmerman finds a way to protect himself. That's some deep thinking.
‚ÄĒ James M. McGill (@MetricButtload) July 31, 2013
Here‚Äôs something that sounds as if Morgan himself could have written it: ‚ÄúArmed and theoretically dangerous‚ÄĚ:
‚ÄĒ Michael W. Scott Jr. (@michaelwscottjr) July 31, 2013
The police report:
‚ÄĒ NewsBreaker (@NewsBreaker) July 31, 2013
Video of the traffic stop:
George Zimmerman‚Äôs brother, Robert, adds:
Our family receives many death threats. We all continue to take our security seriously and to ensure our safety in accordance with the law.
‚ÄĒ Robert Zimmerman JR (@rzimmermanjr) July 31, 2013
Editor‚Äôs note: Additional tweets have been added to this post.