George Zimmerman just can’t seem to stay out of the crime spotlight. NBC News reports the 31-year-old was arrested again late Friday night after he allegedly threw a wine bottle at his girlfriend. Zimmerman is facing charges of aggravated assault and domestic violence with a weapon, the report continued.
Zimmerman was granted and posted $5,000 bond less than 24 hours after his arrest and was released. Don West, Zimmerman’s attorney, spoke out to NBC and said the incident happened at the suspect’s Lake Mary home in Florida. West also added that his client, “has not been lucky with the ladies.”
Police say they found out about the most recent alleged incident when the pulled the victim over during a traffic stop, she opened up to them about what she had been through with Zimmerman.
Because of the most recent incident, reports said Zimmerman has to give up all of his firearms even though police do not believe a gun was used. As for the victim, a judge said Zimmerman is not to have any contact with the woman. Reports said the judge wants Zimmerman to pack up any personal belongings that belong to the girlfriend and to give those items to his attorney.
Zimmerman is expected to be back in court on Feb. 17.
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