In a vicious and brazen attack, the death of a gifted actor has been orchestrated in Soweto on Sunday night. The thoroughly gifted and broadly talented Mandla Hlatshwayo was shot dead in Soweto in the dead of the night.

Police spokesperson Captain Hitler Mgwenya said two people were shot at a pub in Pimville on Sunday night, but could not divulge their names before next of kin were informed.

In formation with out disposal states that four armed suspects entered the pub and robbed people there.  The two people who were shot were actually trying to help out.