Oscar Pistorius charged for Shooting Dead his Girlfriend

Oscar Pistorius, the double-leg-amputee blade runner charged for allegedly shooting dead his girlfriend on 14 February 2013 at his home.

Feb 15, 2013 16:00 IST
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Oscar Pistorius, the double amputee Blade Runner from South Africa was charged on 14 February 2013 for allegedly shooting dead his girlfriend, Reeva Steenkamp, at his home in Pretoria.

Oscar Pistorius

•    Oscar Pistorius is a South African sprint runner, who turned up to be the first double-leg-amputee, who lined up in the starting blocks with the able bodied competitors in the men's 400 metres race during the London Olympics 2012.
•    He won gold medals in the men's 400 metre race in a Paralympic and set a record time of 46.68 seconds as well as he managed to create a world record in the 4 × 100 metres relay in 41.78 seconds

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