Did Oscar Pistorious attempt suicide?
Convicted former paralympian Oscar Pistorious was rushed to Kalafong Hospital in Pretoria in the early hours of Saturday morning. The correctional service spokesperson stated that Oscar had injured himself after “falling out of bed”.
After further investigations it has been revealed that Oscar Pistorious had injured his wrists. This has left the majority of the country speculating as to whether this was a failed suicide attempt. Oscar is serving his six year sentence for murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp in 2013. He maintained his innocence throughout the trial but was found guilty. the NPA is currently trying to get his very short six year sentence increased as the minimum sentence for murder in South Africa is pegged at 15 years.
More on the story as it develops.
By Annet Matebwe