Pretoria, South Africa (CNN) -- A 30-year-old woman was found fatally shot in the upscale Pretoria home belonging to South African Olympian Oscar Pistorius, police said Thursday. Police said they have arrested a 26-year-old man -- the same age as Pistorius -- in connection with the shooting and that he will appear in Pretoria magistrate court sometime Thursday. Pistorius, nicknamed the "Blade Runner," made history when he became the first Paralympian to compete in the able-bodied Olympics last year. Several South African media outlets reported that the woman was mistaken for an intruder. Police Brig. Denise Beukes said she was aware of the reports, but could not confirm them. http://edition.cnn.com/2013/02/14/world/africa/south-africa-blade-runner-shooting/ Paralympic gold medallist Oscar Pistorius has been arrested by police after a woman was found shot dead at his home in South Africa, it was reported today. Local media reported that the woman was his girlfriend and she was shot in the head and arm at his home in Pretoria. He is alleged to have accidentally shot her after mistaking her for a burglar. The incident is said to have happened at 4am today. There was speculation in the local press that it may have been a Valentine's Day surprise gone wrong. http://www.independent.co.uk/news/w...rlfriend-at-home-in-south-africa-8494254.html I know that it's not the US, but different country same results.