Carl Pistorius is the older brother of Oscar Pistorius the paralytic runner who has been charged with the murder of his girlfriend Reeva, she was shot at Oscar’s home on Thursday February 14, 2013.
Carl has always supported his brother Oscar, but now they are going through difficult moments that have the family devastated.
On Twitter Carl expressed his prayers about what is happening.
Pistorius’s family said “he was confident that the police evidence shows that there is merit to a charge of murder”.
Pistorius says: “he thought he was being burgled”.
But what do we know about Oscar´s brother? here a little biography of Carl Pistorius.
Carl Pistorius was born to Henke and Sheila Pistorius, he has one younger brother Oscar and a sister named Aimee Pistorius. Carl grew up in a Christian home, he is a white South African with Italian ancestry from his mother’s grandfather, his mother die at the age of 43.
Carl Pistorius studied at the Pretoria Boys Hugh School, he then studied computing and information system at the University of London, and Bcom Accounting Services at the University of Pretoria.
In 2007 he was working as a director at Thunder Vide, he left his job there in 2010.
Carl as his family are supporting his brother Oscar through this hard time in their lives.
Carl attends court with his father Henke and his youngest sister Aimee Pistorius. The family sits in pending of proceedings in the Pretoria Magistrates Court in Pretoria, South Africa on February 20, 2013.