Oscar Pistorius: A rolling timeline
September 13, 2009: Oscar Pistorius is arrested for assault in Johannesburg and spends a night in prison. He was first arrested for assault after slamming a door in a woman’s face, but the police later changed their charge to common assault. According to Reuters, the charges were eventually dropped.
Wednesday, February 13, 2013:Reeva Steenkamp, the South African model and girlfriend of Oscar Pistorius, tweets her excitement for Valentine's Day. She also retweets her support for an end to rape and violence against women, a fact many commented on, given the tragic circumstances of her death in the early hours of the next morning:
— Reeva Steenkamp (@reevasteenkamp) February 13, 2013