Loud music killing compared to Trayvon Martin case

7:28 AM, Nov 30, 2012   |    comments
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ATLANTA -- The fatal shooting of a Florida teenager who was listening to loud music in a car is drawing comparisons to the Trayvon Martin case, but there are some stark differences.

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There are several witnesses to this shooting, and the man accused of killing Jordan Davis at a Jacksonville, Fla., gas station was arrested almost immediately.

In the Martin case, neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman wasn't arrested until more than a month after the shooting.

Michael David Dunn faces a murder charge. Police say Dunn opened fire after telling Davis and his friends to turn down their music. Dunn's attorney says he shot in self-defense.

Davis' funeral will be held in Powder Springs on Saturday.

(Associated Press)

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