Oscar Pistorius stands in the dock during a break in court proceedings at the Pretoria Magistrates court, February 20, 2013. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko
Pistorius detective facing attempted murder charges
Posted : Thursday, 21 February 2013 12:52AM
PRETORIA (Reuters) - The lead detective in Oscar Pistorius' murder case is facing attempted murder charges for opening fire at a mini bus containing seven people, a police spokesman said on Thursday.
Brigadier Neville Malila said Hilton Botha, who took the stand against Pistorius at a bail hearing on Wednesday, is due to appear in court in May.
(Reporting by Peroshni Govender; Writing by Helen Nyambura-Mwaura; Editing by Ed Cropley)
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