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Oscar family query cop evidence

The family of Oscar Pistorius have said they find the contradictions in the investigating officer's evidence to the Paralympian's bail hearing "extremely concerning." Pistorius denies murdering girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

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'Oscar is a very kind, soft person' says uncle

Arnold Pistorius Credit: RTV

Oscar Pistorius' uncle has reacted to allegations regarding the athlete's relationship with violence.

Arnold Pistorius said: "[The allegations] don't come as a shock because they're allegations, they're just not true.

"He looked tough, looked like the superstar, and held himself in the public domain, but he's actually a very kind, soft person.

"Oscar is able to work through this and the world will see a different Oscar, that's for sure.

"But he will bounce back and be greater than ever."

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