In Dateline tonight a witness who came forward, Mary Cutcher said she witnessed the final moments of Trayvon Martin’s life. She and her roommate ran out after hearing the shot.
She said that Zimmerman had ‘his hands pressed on his back’ and ‘never turned him over or tried to help him.’
The account puts in sharp contrast what Zimmerman’s long-time friend Joe Oliver said on both Good Morning America and the Today show.
Meanwhile, the Rev Al Sharp ton said today that activists are planning a ‘wave of civil disobedience. ‘Speaking outside of his New York City headquarters today, Rev Sharp ton said that it is important to show ‘sustained indignation’ over Martin’s death. He also appeared on the Today show this morning and said that the legal system failed Trayvon Martin and his family