Olympic Star Pistorious Shoots, Kills Girlfriend
South African Olympic and Paralympic star Oscar Pistorious has been taken into custody by police after he shot and his girlfriend, according to local media
Pistorious it is said had mistaken her for a burglar. She was shot in the arm and in the head.
A 9mm handgun was found at The Blade Runner’s house in the in the upmarket Silver Woods gated community east of the Pretoria.
Pistorius was born without a fibula in both legs and races wearing carbon fiber prosthetic blades. He is the first double amputee to race in the Olympics.
UPDATE: Oscar Pistorius has been charged with murder and will appear in a Pretoria court at 14:00 local time. Click here for more