They were the screams heard around South Africa – or maybe they weren’t.
The chief prosecutor in the Oscar Pistorius trial cross-examined an acoustics expert whom the defense had called to suggest that the neighbors could have misheard what they thought was a woman’s screams.
Lin has testified that he conducted tests that showed ambient noise and other factors can make it difficult to hear accurately from a distance.
When Chief Prosecutor Gerrie Nel cross-examined Lin, he said that women’s screams have a certain “tonal character,” according to Yahoo. Finally Lin conceded that he could not say whether the neighbors were “correct or incorrect.”