New twist in the case Pistorius … The principal investigator at the center of the strategy of the prosecution of Oscar Pistorius, charged with murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, is himself accused of seven attempted murders. A revelation that sinks a little more credit Botha Hilton, battered by the defense handisport athlete on the second day of the hearing for consideration of the application for bail of it.
“We have been informed yesterday (Wednesday, ed) that the charges of attempted murder against Hilton were restored Botha,” said the spokesman Neville Manila police Thursday morning when Oscar Pistorius is presented to the court for a new hearing. The case dates back to 2009, Hilton Botha fired repeatedly against a taxi to try to stop it. Result of these revelations, the investigator was withdrawn from the investigation by the agency EWN radio, citing the prosecutor: “Hilton Botha can not continue this investigation.”
At first, Hilton Botha had fought against a witness against Oscar Pistorius, before being ridiculed by the defense of the athlete, who had methodically dismantled the arguments of the investigator. While the prosecutor wished to rely on the findings of Hilton Botha, including syringes and testosterone found in the home of the accused or the testimony of neighbors who heard several arguments followed by gunshots, Barry Roux, the lawyer Oscar Pistorius took the time to point the finger at the shortcomings of the investigation. Testosterone? The bottle is in fact a product herbal perfectly legal and used by athletes. The evidence? The closest witness inhabit a house more than 300 meters from the property where Reeva Steenkamp died. The policeman pushed into a corner and visibly uncomfortable, even comes to recognize lip that the version of Oscar Pistorius – he thought he was dealing with a burglar hiding in the toilet – was finally plausible …
Today, the defense would argue over a new hearing of the accident and reclaim bail Oscar Pistorius, when the prosecution asked for the detention, saying that premeditated murder is established.
Side of the family Pistorius, it was reported recently wanting to put his official website to serve its crisis communication: “We will publish at least two press releases per day to provide the most new media Fraches, taking into account the time zones. “