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Trayvon Activists Force Elderly Couple Out Of Home

March 29, 2012 by  

Trayvon Activists Force Elderly Couple Out Of Home
Spike Lee tweeted the wrong address for George Zimmerman, the man who is the center of the controversy surrounding the death of Trayvon Martin.

Thanks to a tweet by Spike Lee, an elderly Florida couple is now residing in a hotel. Lee tweeted the couple’s address as that of the home of George Zimmerman, the man who pulled the trigger in the Trayvon Martin case, to his 250,000 followers.

Since then, the couple, a 72-year-old man and 70-year-old lunch lady with a heart condition, have received death threats, hate mail and unwanted media publicity.

Apparently, the confusion stems from the fact that the woman has a son named William George Zimmerman who resided at the address in 1995.

William Zimmerman traced the original tweet back to Marcus Davonne Higgins, a man who lives in California. When Zimmerman contacted Higgins, Higgins responded with “Black power all day. No justice, no peace,” followed by an obscenity.

Bryan Nash

Staff writer Bryan Nash has devoted much of his life to searching for the truth behind the lies that the masses never question. He is currently pursuing a Master's of Divinity and is the author of The Messiah's Misfits, Things Unseen and The Backpack Guide to Surviving the University. He has also been a regular contributor to the magazine Biblical Insights.

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