South African Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius appears at the Magistrate's Court to hear judgment on his bail application in Pretoria, South Africa, on Feb. 19, 2013. This was the second time that Pistorius appeared in court since he was arrested last Thursday for allegedly shooting model Reeva Steenkamp at his Pretoria home. (Xinhua/Li Qihua)
No evidence to support Pistorius burglar claim
PRETORIA, Feb. 19 (Xinhua) -- Investigators have found no evidence to support Paralympian Oscar Pistorius's version that he mistook his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp for a burglar, the Pretoria Magistrate's Court heard on Tuesday.
"There is no possible information to support his version that it was a burglar," said State prosecutor Gerrie Nel in a submission at Pristorius bail hearing. Full story