This June 20, 2013 file photo, George Zimmerman listens as his defense counsel Mark O'Mara questions potential jurors during Zimmerman's trial in Seminole circuit court in Sanford, Florida
Sanford, Florida (WKMG) -- A juror in the George Zimmerman murder trial was dismissed, the judge announced Wednesday morning.
juror, identified as B72, was dismissed for reasons unrelated to the
case. B72 was one of two men serving as alternate jurors in the case.
No other details were provided.
in George Zimmerman's murder trial will continue questioning witnesses
who saw some of the confrontation between the neighborhood watch
volunteer and Trayvon Martin that left the Miami-area teen dead.
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The third day of testimony in Zimmerman's trial resumes Wednesday.
The testimony of a neighbor of Zimmerman on Tuesday was the first by a witness who saw some of the fatal struggle.
not yet known when Witness 8, identified earlier in the trial as Rachel
Jeantel, will testify. She was on the phone with Martin in the moments
before the shooting occurred.
On Tuesday, graphic pictures of Martin's body were shown to jurors prompting Martin's father, Tracy Martin, to leave the courtroom.
Zimmerman, 29, has pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder, claiming self-defense.
also may learn Wednesday whether they can introduce five police
dispatch calls Zimmerman made in the six months before the shooting.
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want to use the calls to bolster their argument that Zimmerman had
reached a breaking point the night he shot the unarmed 17-year-old.