Oscar Pistorius to have mental health evaluation

Oscar Pistorius will undergo evaluation for mental illness, a South African court has ruled. Olympic and Paralympic athlete Pistorius denies murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

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Oscar Pistorius to undergo mental illness evaluation

Oscar Pistorius is accused of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp last year. Credit: Reuters

Paralympic and Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius will undergo evaluation for mental illness, a South African court has ruled.

Details of Pistorius' mental illness evaluation will be handed down on Tuesday next week.

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