Pistorius expected to appear in court

2013-02-14 11:11

Oscar Pistorius is expected to appear in the Pretoria Magistrates’ Court on a charge of murder.

This follows a shooting incident at his Silverwoods Country Estate home in the early hours of the morning.

Pistorius allegedly shot and killed his girlfriend after mistaking her for an intruder.

A family friend confirmed to City Press that the girlfriend was model Reeva Steenkamp.

Beeld reported that Steenkamp had been shot four times – among others in the head and chest – allegedly with a 9mm pistol.

Pistorius was interrogated by police at the estate.

A police convoy left the estate around 10:30am.

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