South African police replaced the lead detective on the Oscar Pistorius case on Thursday, after it emerged that the initial investigator faced attempted murder charges. Pistorius is charged with murdering his girlfriend.
The South African judge in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial has ruled out premeditated murder but is due to decide on Friday whether the double-amputee is guilty of culpable homicide.
South Africa’s prosecuting authority says it was disappointed by the verdict on Paralympics sprinter Oscar Pistorius. He’s been found guilty of culpable homicide and will be sentenced in October.
The high-profile trial of Oscar Pistorius has been adjourned until October when he will be sentenced. A Pretoria court found him guilty of manslaughter, but not murder.
Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of manslaughter at a court in Pretoria. Judge Thokozile Masipa had previously cleared the paralympic athlete of more serious murder charges in his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp's death.
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