Murder suspect Pistorius held in police custody

Oscar Pistorius will spend the night in a protected police cell in Pretoria, South Africa. Credit: Felix Karlsson/Mail & Guardian
The star athlete was earlier taken away from the city's Boshkop police station. Credit: Felix Karlsson/Mail & Guardian


Pistorius to remain in custody

The Olympic and Paralympic star Oscar Pistorius is to remain in custody overnight after being charged with murder having allegedly shot dead his girlfriend at his home in Pretoria, South Africa. He will appear in court tomorrow.