Blade Runner charged with murder
A woman is dead and her boyfriend, Olympic sprinter and double-amputee known as ``Blade Runner,'' Oscar Pistorius has been charged with murder.
Police in South Africa say they were called to a report of a shooting at the runner's home early today in a gated community in Pretoria.
29-year-old model Reeva Steenkamp died at the scene.
Steenkamp became the face of Avon after graduating from University with a law degree.
Police recovered a nine-millimetre pistol at the scene and immediately took Pistorius into custody.