ORLANDO, Fla., Sept 16 A Florida man was found
guilty on Friday of attempted murder for shooting at George
Zimmerman during a roadside confrontation with the
ex-neighborhood watch captain widely known for killing unarmed
black teenager Trayvon Martin, local media reported.
Matthew Apperson, 37, who according to prosecutors has a
history of mental illness, was convicted in a jury trial in the
Orlando suburb of Sanford, Florida, according to accounts by the
Orlando Sentinel newspaper and 24-hour Orlando television news
channel News 13.
(Reporting by Barbara Liston in Orlando; Writing by Steve
Gorman; Editing by Bernard Orr)