The 27-year-old Thandeka Mdeliswa was shot at her residence in Evander Mpumalanga, South Africa, in her attempt to settle a dispute between her brother and two unknown men.
According to reports by the South African Police spokesperson, Brig Leonard Hlathi, investigations are ongoing as the owner of the gun has been identified. However, the culprits are on the run so no arrest has been made yet.
The family’s statement records that the actress was airlifted to receive immediate medical attention on Thursday but unfortunately passed on at the Steve Biko Academic Hospital, Pretoria on Saturday, September 5.
She will be most remembered for her role as Khanya in SABC 1 drama series, Ikani.
Rest in peace Mdeliswa