Sunday February 17, 2013
Bolt in shock over Pistorius arrest
HOUSTON: Usain Bolt says he was shocked by the news that fellow Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius had been charged with the shooting death of his model girlfriend.
In an interview on Friday after the NBAís All-Star celebrity game, the Jamaican gold medalist still couldnít seem to believe it, saying ďIím still just trying to process it in my head to see if this is really real.Ē
Bolt says he doesnít know Pistorius well, but that he has spoken to him at various events.
Asked if he plans to contact the double-amputee sprinter who became a star of the London Olympics, Bolt said ďIíve got to stand back and see whatís going on and then Iíll decide what to do.Ē