Pistorius investigators take handgun as evidence

These photographs show a gun in an evidence bag being held by a police officer investigating the death of Oscar Pistorius' girlfriend.

A handgun is seen in an evidence bag Credit: APTN
A handgun is seen in an evidence bag Credit: APTN

Yesterday morning South African police told the media that a 9mm pistol has been recovered from the scene of the shooting.

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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.