World renowned athlete kills girlfriend
World renowned disabled athlete Oscar Pistorious from South Africa has accidentally killed his girlfriend as she tried to wake him on Valentine ’s Day.
It is alleged that the athlete thought his girlfriend was an intruder and that he shot her twice in the arm and head.
A spokesman for the Pretoria Magistrates Court told the BBC; “We can confirm that a 26-year-old man has been taken into custody following a complaint by a neighbor that there was a shooting at the home of Oscar Pistorius. He is being charged with murder and he will appear in the Pretoria regional court later this afternoon.”
Pistorius was said to be in a state of shock as the police questioned him prior to his arrest.