Oscar Pistorius faces murder charge
14 February 2013 Last updated at 22:21 GMT
South African Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius is facing a murder charge after his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp was shot dead at his home in Pretoria.
Police said Mr Pistorius was being held at a local police station, adding that a friend of his was killed at his home.
He will appear in court on Friday.
Andrew Harding reports.