Pistorius shot girlfriend through bathroom door - media

JOHANNESBURG Fri Feb 15, 2013 2:35pm IST

1 of 3. Police crime scene tape marks off the Pretoria home of South African ''Blade Runner'' Oscar Pistorius, February 14, 2013.

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JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South African media reported on Friday that Paralympic and Olympic track star Oscar Pistorius shot his girlfriend four times through a bathroom door at his Pretoria home.

Pistorius is due to appear in court on a murder charge. Police have given few details of the shooting, other than to say his girlfriend, model Reeva Steenkamp, died of gun-shot wounds.

(Reporting by Ed Cropley; Editing by Jon Herskovitz)

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