14/02/2013 03:08 GMT | Updated 14/02/2013 06:18 GMT

Oscar Pistorius Arrested: Paralympian's Career In Pictures

Oscar Pistorius has been arrested on suspicion of murder by after he shot dead his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp at the Paralympian's home.

A 26-year-old-man has been arrested after a 30-year-old woman, named by South African media as his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp, was shot dead in the early hours of Thursday morning in Pretoria.

Oscar Pistorius's career in pictures