South African actress, Thandeka Mdeliswa has been shot dead at her family home in Evander, Mpumalanga in South Africa.
The acclaimed entertainer, who was known for her featuring role as Khanya in the SABC 1 show series Ikani, got shot after she swam into a heated argument her brother had with two men at their family home.
The altercation went beyond the ordinary. And the dispute got fierce as one of the men snatched his companion’s gun and shot the actress.
The two men promptly absconded as Mdeliswa was immediately rushed to Steve Biko Academic Hospital in Pretoria where she passed on Saturday September 5.
The family of the actress in an announcement later affirmed her demise. She passed on early Saturday morning. Meanwhile, the conditions encompassing her death are as yet under investigation by the South African Police Service.
The brutality which was inflicted on the entertainer left the family of the deceased profoundly hurt. The police in a statement affirmed that the owner of the center has been recognized, but no suspect has arrested at this point.
At present, investigations are progressing. According to the Police, they brought the owner of the weapon to book and have been advised to get the one who pulled the trigger.
The police is urging anybody with information to approach the Evander Police Station or any police headquarters around.