CNN >> Audio Expert : “…this is not George Zimmerman screaming”

An audio expert who analyzed screams on a 911 call recorded during a struggle between George Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch volunteer, and Trayvon Martin, an unarmed teenager, said Monday that he doubts the screams came from Zimmerman.

Zimmerman has said he shot Martin to death in self defense, after the young man attacked him. He said immediately after the confrontation that he had yelled for help but that no one helped him, a police report says.

Ed Primeau, an audio expert with about 30 years experience, analyzed the 911 call.

“I would put my reputation on the line and say this is not George Zimmerman screaming,” he told CNN on Monday morning.

The Orlando Sentinel first reported that he and another audio analyst reached the same conclusion.

Martin’s parents, meanwhile, will ask the U.S. Justice Department on Monday to review a Florida prosecutor’s interactions with police investigating the teen’s shooting death, a lawyer for the family said.

The Justice Department launched an investigation into Martin’s death on March 19, but the family is now asking it to look for possible interference by State Attorney Norm Wolfinger’s office with a Sanford, Florida, police detective, attorney Ben Crump said.

Martin, 17, was fatally shot by neighborhood watch volunteer Zimmerman, 28, after Zimmerman called police to report him as a “suspicious” person on the evening of February 26.

A police report filed hours after the shooting lists manslaughter under the offenses section. But police have cited Florida’s “stand your ground” law, which allows people to use deadly force anywhere they feel a reasonable threat of death or serious injury, for not immediately arresting Zimmerman

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