By Emily Roehler, Weekend Meteorologist - bio | email
George Zimmerman has been arrested
after an altercation in central Florida on Monday.
Lake Mary police said there were three
people involved in the incident and it appeared to be a domestic altercation. Zimmerman
was placed in investigative detention as a routine procedure after police
responded to the scene.
This latest incident happened just days
after his wife, Shellie Zimmerman, filed for divorce.
His estranged wife, Shellie's attorney
said George pulled a knife on her in their home in Lake Mary and claimed they
argued. Then, George allegedly pointed a gun on Shellie and her father
prompting Shellie to call 9-1-1.
Shellie Zimmerman told ABC News last
week that, after standing by George's side during his murder trial for the
shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, she decided filed for divorce.
She said "I have been married to
a person for almost 7 years and I don't think I ever really knew him at all."
Since his acquittal in July, Zimmerman
has had several interactions with law enforcement.
In July, he helped a family after
their car overturned, and he's been pulled over twice for speeding
In regards to this latest incident, police
stress that while a gun was found at the scene, it was not involved in the