Pistorius Investigator Faces Murder Charges

The South African detective leading Oscar Pistorius’ murder investigation is facing murder charges of his own.

Authorities said Thursday that Detective Hilton Botha has been charged with seven counts of attempted murder in connection with allegedly firing at a vehicle he was trying to stop.

The charges related to the 2011 incident had been provisionally withdrawn, but police say they have been reinstated.

A bail hearing for Pistorius continues Thursday, following testimony from Botha on …