Fake news says Oscar Pistorius committed suicide

A news report shared on social media on Monday morning, claiming Oscar Pistorius committed suicide, is false.

According to the report, Pistorius hanged himself in prison.

Also read: ‘The moment that changed everything’ – Oscar Pistorius

Rekord has spoken the brother, Carl Pistorius who said that the family knows nothing of the sort.

The Paralympic gold medallist and Olympian was jailed for the murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, on Valentine’s Day in 2013.

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