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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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Tributes to 'shining angel' Reeva Steenkamp

Many people have taken to Reeva Steenkamp's Facebook page to pay tribute to the model after it was confirmed that that she died this morning in a shooting at Oscar Pistorius' Pretoria home:

  • Sally McKay Kromberg: "Such tragic news, condolences go out to family and friends to all concerned. Rest in Peace Reeva."
  • Marina Bonifacio: "May you find comfort in the arms of the you are now...a beautiful shining Angel. Goodbye"
  • Leo J. Surprenant: "My heart beat stopped for a few seconds when I heard the news. You will never be forgotten… You will always be missed!"
  • Jo-Anne Danielle Germeshuizen: "Was so nice to have met you, you were such a kind and lovely person. My thoughts are with your family. Rest in the arms of the angels."

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