Police appeal for leads in Dumi Masilela murder case

  • Police appeal for leads in Dumi Masilela murder case

Police appeal for leads in Dumi Masilela murder case

Police spokesperson Kay Makhubela said investigations are underway to bring Masilela's killers to book.

CONDOLENCES have been pouring in from all walks of life after the brutal murder of the Rhythm City actor Dumi Masilela.

Masilela's younger brother Mbongeni confirmed that both his brother and aunt had died. She is surrounded by close friends and family who are watching over her and providing her with support.

Masilela, who is known for his role as Sifiso Ngema in Rhythm City was shot in a suspected hijacking in Tembisa Wednesday night.

According to the report, the cast and crew of the production is said to still be in shock after the untimely passing of Dumi.

Rhythm City series producer Yula Quinn says Masilela's death leaves a void.

The National Freedom Party (NFP) have send their deepest condolences to the family and friends.

After Masilela was wounded he pulled over and his friend then drove him to hospital, where he died on Thursday morning.

"They were driving a Golf 7 when the hijackers approached them".

Dumi recently married to former "Muvhango" actress Simphiwe Ngema in a star-studded traditional wedding.