Posted: Aug 19, 2013 8:02 AM
Updated: Aug 19, 2013 8:02 AM
PRETORIA, South Africa - Double amputee Olympian Oscar Pistorius (pihs-TOHR'-ee-uhs) has been formally indicted today in South Africa on a premeditated murder charge in the Valentine's Day slaying of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Pistorius stood in the dock of the Pretoria courtroom and wiped away tears. He also held hands with his brother and sister.
The trial date is March 3.