Pistorius Sobs In Court As He Is Charged With Murder

Category: Society / Feb 15, 2013 8:58AM EDT
South African runner and famed Olympian Oscar Pistorius broke down in court as he was charged with the murder of his girlfriend in his Pretoria home. The court case was adjourned to allow the defense to prepare their case. What the prosecutors told the court was that the murder was in fact pre meditated. Pistorius also known as ‘Blade Runner’ was a national hero regaled as being the ‘fastest man with no legs’. He is an Olympian and a double amputee. Pistorius had been dating girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp a stunning blonde model for about a year. She was found shot and killed on his property. The hearing has been adjourned till February 19th until that time Pistorius will remain police custody. Video Courtesy Of Reuters