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Who was Trayvon Martin?

  • HLN's Ryan Smith takes a look at the life of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin
  • George Zimmerman is charged with second-degree murder for killing Martin on February 26, 2012

As the George Zimmerman trial gets under way, many of our viewers want to know who was the victim? HLN Evening Express' Ryan Smith takes a look at Trayvon Martin's family, his past and how he ended up in Sanford on that fateful night.

Ryan Smith also takes a look at the defendant in this case: George Zimmerman.

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