South African Paralympian Oscar Pistorius has left a court in Pretoria after he was found guilty of culpable homicide.
Oscar Pistorius' lawyer Barry Roux, uncle Arnold and aunt Lois have left a court in Pretoria where the athlete was cleared of murder but found guilty of culpable homicide.
Oscar Pistorius will be sentenced on 13 October after being found guilty of culpable homicide and firing a gun in a busy restaurant.
A South African judge has extended Oscar Pistorius' bail after the athlete was found guilty of culpable homicide.
Oscar Pistorius showed little emotion and stared straight forward when he was cleared of murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp but found guilty of culpable homicide.
ITV News Africa Correspondent Rohit Kachroo has tweeted:
South Africa's prosecuting authorities say they're disappointed with at Pistorius verdict. They will decide on whether to appeal
Oscar Pistorius has been found guilty of culpable homicide but was cleared of murdering Reeva Steenkamp.
The judge will now need to assign a degree of negligence. The higher the negligence, the longer the prison term for the athlete.
The maximum sentence for this charge is 15 years in jail.
Journalists Geoffrey York and Dianne Hawker have tweeted:
Steenkamp family seems upset by verdicts; #Pistorius family is more relaxed and calm. Pistorius getting hugs from family.
Journalists Erin Conway-Smith and Pumza Fihlani have tweeted from a Pretoria courtroom:
Gina Myers, Reeva's best friend, looks terribly upset by the verdict, crying, putting her hand to her mouth.
The judge has delivered the following verdicts in the Oscar Pistorius murder trial:
- He has been found not guilty of both premeditated and second degree murder.
- The athlete was found not guilty of firing a gun through a car sunroof.
- Pistorius was found guilty of firing a gun in a busy Johannesburg restaurant.
- He was found not guilty of illegal possession of ammunition.
- Pistorius was found guilty of manslaughter.