February 18th, 2013
05:10 PM ET

Oscar Pistorius' Friend: "He's incredibly kind and gentle human being"

South African authorities are releasing new details in the death of 29-year-old Reeva Steenkamp, who was shot four times through the bathroom door at the home of Olympian Oscar Pistorius.

Pistorius is charged with the murder of Steenkamp and is schedule to appear in court Tuesday, on the same day Steenkamp will be laid to rest.

Oscar Pistorius' girlfriend shot 4 times through bathroom door, official says

Model Vanessa Haywood has known Pistorius for years and says that she's never seen a dark side to the Olympic runner.

"He's incredibly kind and gentle human being." Haywood said.

Tune to Erin Burnett OutFront at 7p and 11p ET on CNN for the full interview with Model Vanessa Haywood. 

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  1. Dayton

    Sure everyone saw him as kind and gentle on the outside. But so was Ted Bundy.

    February 18, 2013 at 11:31 pm | Reply

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