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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.

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Pistorius' court appearance pushed back until tomorrow

As ITV News' Africa Correspondent Rohit Kachroo first reported, South African police have now confirmed Oscar Pistorius will not be appearing in court today to face murder charges.

Police spokeswoman Brigadier Denise Beuke told reporters the athlete will remain in police custody overnight and will likely appear tomorrow morning.

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