• Oscar Pistorius Charged With Murder
The South African sprinter Oscar Pistorius has been arrested for the murder of his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp. The incident occured in Pistorius house which is located in Pretoria, South Africa.
Police had been called to the house on previous occasions after reports of "a domestic nature". On the evening of the day of the crime, neighbours reported of shouting and screaming coming from the Pistorius house.
The South African police service dismissed previous reports that Pistorius had mistaken his girlfriend for an intruder, saying that these reports had not come from them.
It is believed Steenkamp was shot four times.