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Oscar Pistorius’ version of girlfriend
slaying: “A terrible accident . . .
I’ve killed my baba”

Sunday Times (UK), by DAN MCDOUGALL and MARTINA LEES

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Posted By:FlyRight, 2/17/2013 8:06:12 AM

Oscar Pistorius carried the body of his dying girlfriend from the blood-streaked floor of the master bathroom in his luxurious Pretoria home and down the stairs, police sources say. Behind him lay the wooden splinters of the door he had shot through four times. The floor was strewn with spent bullet casings. He was close to exhaustion after giving Reeva Steenkamp, whom he had been dating for less than three months, mouth-to-mouth resuscitation in a futile effort to revive her.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Keekng, 2/17/2013 8:42:11 AM     (No. 9181235)

Obvious self defense against an intruder. Isn´t it just like a burglar to hide in a master bathroom when they intend to harm the homes occupant.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Ida Lou Pino, 2/17/2013 10:30:52 AM     (No. 9181414)

As I´ve posted before - - I can´t even count the number of times my home has been invaded and the invaders have locked themselves in my bathroom.

This is a common occurrence in 21st-century life. I always do what Oscar did - - blast a few rounds through the door. I´ve never hit anyone - - and I´m sure he didn´t intend to either.

This was a tragic accident - - and my heart bleeds for the poor guy.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: killerbee, 2/17/2013 12:24:49 PM     (No. 9181615)

Maybe he has a really nice bathroom.

Why are we condemning him so quickly? I´m sure, just like Christopher Dorner, this is an elaborate setup.

/sarc

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 2/17/2013 12:39:48 PM     (No. 9181637)

I have seen different versions of the "facts", Every day a new one is posted and adds to the narrative. The authorities will get all the facts and move on from there. i would say off-hand that a bloody cricket bat is damning if
it is the lady´s blood on it, and fresh, ands if Mr Pistoorius´ fingerprints are on the thing, to boot.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Spidey, 2/17/2013 1:35:49 PM     (No. 9181708)

I doubt this was a one time occurrence that sprung up out of no where.My guess he was extraordinarily possessive of her. She had to have at least one friend she confided in about his behavior.

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