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Oscar Pistorius 'tried to resuscitate Reeva Steenkamp after shooting'

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Oscar Pistorius carried Reeva Steenkamp downstairs and tried to resuscitate her after Thursday morning's shooting, reports have suggested.

Sources told South African newspaper Beeld that security guards who were alerted by the shots found the athlete rushing downstairs with his girlfriend in his arms, The Telegraph reports.

Oscar Pistorius, Reeva Steenkamp arrive at the Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa.

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The shooting took place in the bathroom of Pistorius's Pretoria home, with Steenkamp sustaining four wounds in her head, chest and hand.

Initial reports that Pistorius mistook the model for an intruder have been dismissed by police.

Steenkamp was shot through the bathroom door. The source told said that she was thought to have been sitting on the lavatory at the time of the shooting, but detectives would not confirm or deny the allegations.

Pistorius is reportedly on suicide watch after being charged with pre-meditated murder.

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