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Oscar Pistorius

Arrested in 2009

For Assaulting a Woman

2/14/2013 9:20 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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Olympian Oscar Pistorius -- who now stands accused of murdering his girlfriend -- was arrested in 2009 for allegedly assaulting a female friend ... TMZ has learned.

Boschkop police in South Africa tell TMZ ... Pistorius spent 24 hours in jail following his 2009 arrest ... before the alleged victim decided to drop the charges.

Pistorius is currently being held at a nearby Pretoria Prison.

According to Boschkop police, Oscar and his girlfriend Reeva NEVER had any prior incidents ... at least where cops were called.

Pistorius is set to appear before a judge tomorrow.

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bus4bud    

Clearly where there is smoke there is fire. TMZ, do your job and find the friend and ex girlfriends too - find out if he screws with the blades on or off and if he hits after. What a creep Oscar is turning out to be!

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