03/08/2017 10:03 SAST | Updated 03/08/2017 10:12 SAST

Actor Dumi Masilela Killed In Botched Hijacking

"He was too young."


Police on Thursday confirmed that South African actor Dumi Masilela died in a botched hijacking.

The incident happened in Tembisa on Wednesday night.

He recently wed actress and media personality Simphiwe Ngema.

Twitter users have expressed shock over Masilela's passing, while the Department of Arts and Culture sent condolences to the family.