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March 5th, 2014
08:40 PM ET

Witness: Pistorius shot gun inside restaurant

A surprise witness took the stand Wednesday in the murder trial involving Oscar Pistorius.

A friend of the former Olympian testified that he was with Pistorius when he fired a gun inside a restaurant and then asked a friend to take the blame.

Oscar Pistorius trial: Witness recounts accidental shooting in restaurant

The incident took place just weeks before the death of Pistorius' girlfriend.

CNN's Robyn Curnow has been following the story and is OutFront in Pretoria, South Africa.


Filed under: Justice • News • Pistorius Case
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  1. Jim T.

    The inability of Pistorius to accept responsibility is the most damning conclusion of the accidental restaurant shooting.

    March 6, 2014 at 7:26 am | Reply

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