Did Oscar murder Reeva?

2014-03-07 14:02

Did Oscar murder Reeva?

It’s a difficult question. Obviously he shot her and she’s dead now. There are no disputing those facts.

Did he mistake her for a burglar?

Possibly. In this case he is guilty of criminal stupidity. The
fact is he will in all likelihood still see have to do some sort of sentence for his actions. You can’t just go around firing your gun just because you suspect there to be a burglar near.

You may think me naive but I really doubt it was premeditated murder. To me that doesn’t make any sense. Who flies off the handle in the heat of the moment, kills someone then calls emergency and the police. If they know they are guilty they usually try to cover it up first.

So far there has been no so called smoking-gun, anything to suggest there was an argument, a fight or anything that could have set Oscar off to use deadly force.

What do you think: Do you think he guilty or not based on the evidence thus far? (bearing in mind, of course, that we should reserve judgement until the verdict has been delivered.)

What To Read Next


Read News24’s Comments Policy publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.
Live Video Streaming
Video Highlights
Sport Talk

Live scoring

Love 2 Meet
Sport24 on Twitter

Follow Sport24 news on Twitter


With the Absa Premiership in full swing, who will be crowned champions when all is said and done? Will Mamelodi Sundowns defend their title? Or can Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates or Bidvest Wits mount a serious challenge? Stay glued to Sport24 to find out!

Latest blogs

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.