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Oscar Pistorius blames businessman for weekend altercation at club
Oscar Pistorius blames businessman for weekend altercation at club

Olympic athlete Oscar Pistorius was involved in an altercation at an upscale nightclub Saturday and later insisted that a businessman accosted him aggressively, according to South African media. But the businessman, Jared Mortimer, who runs a clothing company, told the Star newspaper that Pistorius was drunk, poked him in the chest and insulted his friends and South African President Jacob Zuma. Mortimer is friendly with several of Pistorius’ former friends. The incident at the VIP Room in Johannesburg occurred days after Pistorius’ defense lawyers closed their case in Pretoria’s high court, where he is on trial for murder in the shooting death last year of his...

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