uncle Arnold Pistorius said the facts show that the broker did not knowingly take girlfriend
The family of Oscar Pistorius sports fallen hero has broken his silence on the shooting death of his girlfriend and vehemently protested his innocence.
Pistorius, known as the "Blade Runner", was arrested by police faces charges of premeditated murder after Reeva Steenkamp model was shot dead at his home in Pretoria last week.
Uncle Paralympian Pistorius said Arnold forensic evidence from the crime scene shows that he has not committed deliberately kill Steenkamp. "After consultation with legal representatives, we deeply regret the premeditated murder charge," he said, reading a statement emotional at his home in Pretoria on Saturday. "We have no doubt that there is no substance to the complaint and the case of the State, including its own forensic evidence strongly rejects any possibility of premeditated murder or murder at all."
Media reports in South Africa continue to say that Pistorius, 26, told police that the shooting was a "horrible accident" after mistakenly believed a 29-year-old from enter Steenkamp. A newspaper revealed that four shots were fired by a bathroom door.
Arnold Pistorius gives an overview of the agony of the family, many of whom watched helplessly as the athlete broke in court Friday. "As you can imagine our whole family is devastated, we are in a state of total shock - First the tragic death of Reeva we all come to know well and care deeply about these last months,"- he said. "We've all seen first-hand how they became Oscar during this period and how they were happy. Had plans together and Oscar were happier in their private life, he had long been . Everyone is in mourning by Reeva, his family and friends.
continues: "Oscar, as you can imagine, is also insensitive to shock and pain, of course, while we, as a family, are also difficult to reconcile with Oscar charge. murder.
"Words can not adequately describe our feelings.'s Life our whole family has been changed forever by this unimaginable human tragedy and Reeva family suffered a terrible loss. As a family we try to be strong and support for an Oscar any relative would be in these terrible circumstances. "
Meanwhile, South Africa's national public broadcaster has been described as "operator" and "sick of everything" to the selection of a reality show featuring Steenkamp.'s SABC equivalent to the countries of the BBC, was held on Saturday with a scheduled broadcast ofTreasure Island Tropika
, which had been pre-recorded in Jamaica.
was preceded by a short series of clips showing Steenkamp water sports, having fun with other participants and be interviewed. "You literally fall in love with Jamaica," he said. "You fall in love with being in love with love, love is just everywhere."
In a segment that would have been recorded when he was expelled from the series, Steenkamp said. "I'm going home with a sweet taste in the mouth, I have nothing to say, I have no grudge. I take you with me so ... amazing memories that I will treasure forever.
"I think the way out, not only of his journey in life, but how you go out and walk on is so important. You have made a positive impact in any way or negatively, but only to maintain the integrity and maintain the class and just always faithful to yourself. "
The current program began with the establishment of 14 participants. Steenkamp was seen posing seductive and lying on a beach in a blue bikini. She said: "My name is Reeva and I am a model, and we are in Jamaica this year."