#CoffinAssault trending after denied bail

2016-12-09 06:48

The intensity in court was equally present on social media on Thursday as #CoffinAssault hashtag started trending.

Social media was raging following the court appearance of two men who were denied bail today, following a video in which they allegedly forced a black man into a coffin.

The video went viral last month after it was posted on YouTube and the hashtag has been become increasingly popular on Twitter ever since.

According to @TrendsinSA,  the hashtag was a top trending topic today as people began to share their controversial views about the issue.

Here is what they had to say

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