Oscar 'sends deepest sympathies' to girlfriend's family

A reporter for the AP news agency has cited a statement from Oscar Pistorius' family saying that the runner wishes to send his sympathies to relatives of his girlfriend Reeva SteenKamp:


Oscar Pistorius' family statement: "The alleged murder is disputed in the strongest terms."


Pistorius family disputes murder charge:"He has made it very clear that he would like to send his deepest sympathies to the family of Reeva"


Pistorious family statement stresses that he "has been an inspiration to others the world over."


Pistorius is 'humbled and broken'

A preacher who prayed with Oscar Pistorius yesterday in a police cell has told ITV News he "saw a very humbled and broken young man." The Paralympian is in court tomorrow charged with the murder of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. He denies the charge.