Mampintsha arrested in connection with alleged assault of Babes Wodumo

2019-03-05 13:16

Artist Mandla "Mampintsha" Maphumulo has been arrested and is currently in police custody, in connection with an alleged assault on gqom artist Bongekile "Babes Wodumo" Simelane.

She filmed the incident on her Instagram account. 

According to national police spokesperson Vishnu Naidoo, "the suspect in the Babes Wodumo assault case has been arrested and is currently in police custody."

He said the person would appear in court soon.

According to eNCA, Maphumulo's lawyer said his client has opened a counter case of assault against Simelane.

He said Maphumulo was defending himself in the video.

READ: Babes Wodumo a no-show at press briefing, as family express gratitude to SA for support

This is a developing story.

Read more on:    mampintsha  |  babes wodumo  |  crime
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