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George Zimmerman, right, listens to defense attorney Mark O’Mara, left, with co-counsel Don West, center, in Seminole circuit court on the 11th day of his trial Monday in Sanford, Fla.

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Zimmerman portrayed as vigilante in shooting

George Zimmerman was fed up with “punks” getting away with crime and shot 17-year-old Trayvon Martin “because he wanted to,” not because he had to, prosecutors argued Monday, while the neighborhood watch volunteer’s attorney said the killing was self-defense against a young man who was slamming Zimmerman’s head against the pavement.

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