Call for Florida shooter arrest

BBC News

The lawyer for the family of an unarmed US black teenager killed by a neighbourhood watch volunteer has called for the man’s arrest.

Trayvon Martin, 17, was killed by George Zimmerman, 28, while walking through a gated community in a suburb of Orlando, Florida.

Mr Zimmerman says he was acting in self-defence.

The US Department of Justice has announced an investigation into the police handling of the case.

A Florida grand jury will also hear evidence in the case on 10 April, a state prosecutor has said.

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