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George Zimmerman Makes First Statement Since Sharing Image of Trayvon Martin’s Body


"God protects me."

The trial of George Zimmerman at the Seminole County Courthouse, Monday, July 1, 2013, in Sanford, Fla. Zimmerman has been charged with second-degree murder for the 2012 shooting death of Trayvon Martin. (AP)

After coming under fire for reportedly retweeting a photo of Trayvon Martin's body, George Zimmerman went on a bit of a Twitter tirade with a message to the "trolls" — "God protects me."

"Gee.. I sure hate offending people that have plotted and tried to kill me and my family," he tweeted Monday after receiving pushback for sharing the graphic photo of Martin that had been used in Zimmerman's trial for shooting the 17-year-old, the New York Daily News reported.

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