Oscar Pistorius to leave prison
A year after being sentenced for the death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, Paralympian Oscar Pistorius is set to be released from prison.
Pistorius was originally scheduled to leave prison on the 21st of August, but a parole board had denied his release.
According to the South African Broadcasting Corporation, he will now be released on Tuesday, 20th of October.
Oscar Pistorius will be released from the Kgosi Mampuru Prison under correctional supervision on October 20. Your reaction @SABCNewsOnline
— SABC News Online (@SABCNewsOnline) October 15, 2015
Pistorius had been jailed last year after he claimed he mistakenly shot Steenkamp in his home, thinking she was an intruder.