Zimmerman Caught Speeding in Texas, Had Firearm

When he was stopped by police on Sunday in Forney, Texas, he informed them that he had a firearm in his glove compartment. 

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George Zimmerman was acquitted in the shooting death of unarmed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. (Gary W. Green/Pool/Getty Images)

George Zimmerman was stopped for speeding at an undisclosed rate on Sunday in Forney, Texas, TMZ reports. During the five-minute stop, he informed officers that he had a firearm in his glove compartment, according to the report. A description of the weapon was not disclosed.

Zimmerman was speeding in Forney, Texas on Sunday, just after noon, when he was stopped by police.  Zimmerman told cops he was headed "nowhere in particular," and informed them he had a firearm in his glove compartment.

Zimmerman was given a warning, after cops determined he was free of warrants.  He was sent on his way with a polite goodbye, "Have a safe trip."

Read more at TMZ.

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