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George Zimmerman sells gun he used in Trayvon Martin killing, but won't say to whom

George Zimmerman sells gun he used in Trayvon Martin killing, but won't say to whom

George Zimmerman says he's vetting bids after closing an auction for the pistol he used to kill unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin during an altercation.

The former neighborhood watch volunteer, who was acquitted in the 2012 slaying, says on his blog that the sale was successful, though he gives no details and says the buyer may choose to remain anonymous.

Other details of the auction also are unclear. The website believed to be the venue, United Gun Group, later said on Twitter that there were two auctions running simultaneously, one for prequalifed buyers and a "fake" one for the public. Bids on the fake site visible to the public went as...

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