It sounds like a story from a mystery novel, but as anyone who's heard the name Oscar Pistorius will tell you, the term "Valentine’s Day murder" is actually a reality. On February 14, 2013 Reeva Steenkamp, a South African model and reality television star, was shot four times by her boyfriend Oscar Pistorius, a double-amputee and world-renowned Olympic athlete.
TLC digs deeper into this shocking murder in Blade Runner: The Untold Story, a documentary detailing the events around and leading up to the murder. Featuring never before seen interviews from the forensic psychologist, an ex-boyfriend of Reeva Steenkamp and friends of the couple who give insights into what may have lead to Reeva's death.
Pistorius, currently on bail, pleaded not guilty to premeditated murder. He has been charged and the case is under investigation. Previously he had been best known and celebrated as the “Blade Runner” who had success in both Paralympic and Olympic events at the 2012 London Olympics. Pistorius is now charged with premeditated murder of Steenkamp, who was found shot four times by one of Pistorius’ handguns.
Check out the in-depth look into Steenkamp's brutal killing in the one-hour special “Blade Runner: The Untold Story” Wednesday, March 27 at 10|9c. (Source: TLC)
A look at the case of double-amputee Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius, who is accused of murdering his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, in February 2013.