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Pistorius weeps as trial date set
Pretoria, Africa - The Olympic runner Oscar Pistorius has been indicted on murder and weapons possession charges in the shooting death of his girlfriend.
Pistorius wept in court and held hands with his siblings before a judge read the indictment and set a trial date of March 3, 2014.
Pistorius said he mistook Reeva Steenkamp for an intruder when he shot her.
Prosecutors said an argument led to the shooting.
The athlete faces a life sentence if convicted of pre-meditated murder.