Oscar Pistorius 'shoots girlfriend' - local media

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South African Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius has been arrested over the fatal shooting of his girlfriend at his home in Pretoria, local media say.

Police confirmed to local media that a woman - who died at the scene - was shot in the head and arm.

The precise circumstances surrounding the incident are unclear. Reports say he may have mistaken her for a burglar.

Cindy Poulta, a reporter from Johannesburg's 702 Talk Radio, told the BBC that "a 9mm pistol was found at the scene".

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