Friday, March 16, 2012
Killing Being Covered Up, Family Ask For FBI Help.
After listening to recordings of 911 calls Friday night, the family of a black teenager fatally shot by a white neighborhood watch volunteer say they're more convinced than ever that the shooter should be charged.
Attorney Benjamin Crump, who is representing the family, told reporters outside Sanford City Hall that 17-year-old Trayvon Martin's parents both broke down and cried as they listened to the recordings.
"They are completely devastated, and they are in unbelievable grief," Crump said.
Police agreed to release the recordings earlier that afternoon. Martin's parents previously sued to have the recordings released. A hearing for the case was scheduled for Monday.
Martin was fatally shot last month as he returned to a Sanford home during a visit from Miami.
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