George Zimmerman Taken Into Custody for Reportedly Threatening Wife With Gun

Zimmerman's estranged wife called the police on Monday.

George Zimmerman has been taken into "investigative custody" reportedly following a domestic incident involving his estranged wife, CNN reports. 

"As of right now, (George Zimmerman) has been placed in investigative detention," Lake Mary police spokesman Zach Hudson told CNN. 

According to the Associated Press, Shellie Zimmerman, who filed for divorce last week, called police Monday claiming that Zimmerman had threatened her and her father with a gun. 

WKMG Orlando is reporting from the scene: 

 

Local 6 news helicopter Sky 6 flies over the scene where George Zimmerman has been taken into custody.

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