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-- -- the trial of George Zimmerman.
Today we heard from police and from Zimmerman himself as he told investigators how he shot -- on -- His story told over many days in many venues notably consistent.
Zimmerman is facing second degree murder charges for killing seventeen year old -- -- on -- last year he says it was self defense.
Today we heard from the former lead detective in the case a man who initially tried to get Zimmerman arrested and later said others pressured him to do so.
During that testimony the jury -- not one but two police videos first this Zimmerman reenactment video from the days following that fatal fight.
And this Zimmerman police interrogation video from the moments after it all went down.
This may be the only time the jury hears from George Zimmerman though his defense team has not yet said whether he will testify more on that a minute.
A lot of talk this morning about a 911 call that a neighbor made which contains audio of somebody screaming for help.
Yeah I don't like -- police aren't articles.
I'm and -- enable -- not sure -- usually screaming -- side.
George Zimmermann family says he is the one screaming outside.
-- -- on Martin's parents say it's their son.
Today an FBI audio expert took the stated said scientific methods actually cannot determine who's screaming.
But a family member may be able to.
The best type of person to make these sorts of judgments on she's not simply this is someone whose -- You potential speaker under sort of similar circumspect.
That is correct so they've heard them all sat for in distress before.
Yes and we expect to soon hear from Tre -- Morton's mother about exactly that but so far the police testimony has dominated the day.
Phil Keating has been tracking it all he's outside the courthouse in -- county Florida the town of Sanford and today it was interesting to me.
To hear how the jurors we reacted when they heard about the police telling him.
That the child had died.
-- you have all of -- -- Doris Singleton revealing that Zimmerman seems shocked dropped his -- And looked sad and apathetic all that elicited during cross examination.
-- there was the first -- to formally interview Zimmerman ninety minutes after the shooting.
Prosecutors also play video from the next day as a bandage Zimmerman.
Gave DNA swabs and how Zimmerman justified using deadly force.
-- only hope he's killing.
He puts his hand on my nose and he says you're gonna die tonight.
While prosecutors pointed out some inconsistencies.
In Zimmerman story is the cops conceded -- cross examination that.
As a whole this story stayed true throughout -- and the lead detective Phil from the time all of this happened.
He seemed to many court observers to be very skeptical at least at the time.
He certainly was last year Chris Serena says he was challenging Zimmerman.
Challenging his alibi either Zimmerman was telling the truth -- a pathological liar.
Concluding his injuries quote marginally -- -- -- a life threatening violent episode described by him.
During which another deadly weapon nor deadly force was deployed by -- -- on Martin.
But Zimmer and his attorney again scored -- this on -- -- at this point.
You had fairly specific evidence that this -- it was acting in self defense right.
I had information that would've.
Support that is.
As throughout much of the day there's -- taking jury stopped taking notes looking up appearing transfixed and enthralled.
And Zimmerman -- account in his own words and the way detectives tried to find out what exactly happened.
Phil Keating at the courthouse thanks and we'll get to a very important part of the -- case in a few minutes.
Which includes why -- now former lead detectives says other members of that scene for police department pressured him to make an arrest.
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