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By Drum Digital
28 February 2014

Generations star Maggie Benedict had lots of explaining to do when she was allegedly caught shoplifting.

Maggie Benedict’s peerless reputation came crashing down on 18 December 2013 when the shocking news broke that the actress, who plays Akhona on Generations, had allegedly stolen a container of 24 Panado tablets worth R17,49 at Checkers in Cresta Mall.

The 32-year-old actress was doing her grocery shopping at Checkers on a Wednesday, as she always does. It wasn’t the first time she’d shopped at the store – the employees even call her Akhona.

According to a staff member, she spent about R200 on her purchases but failed to produce a receipt as proof of payment for the container of Panados in her handbag when she left the store.

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