Actress Khanya Mkangisa who plays Akhona in The Queen Mzansi was arrested and spent a night in jail after a high-speed chase incident in Johannesburg.
According to Sunday World, Mkhangisa was arrested after she bumped into an orange BMW, then later fled the scene. The actress was tracked down by police, when the owner of the BMW – a lady identified as Katlego Mphuthi – pressed charges of failing to stop after an accident.
The paper reported that Khanya was held in the cells of the Randburg Police Station on Sunday and released the following day. According to a police statement seen by the SunTeam, the incident occurred at the Beluga Complex on Ormonde Street in Bryanston, north of Johannesburg..
In the statement, Katlego told police she had parked her orange BMW at her allocated demarcation inside the complex. She said when she got back, she realised someone had bumped her car.
According to Katlego, she then inquired with the security guards. One of the male guards told her that her car was bumped into by one of the ladies who drives a black Jeep. They then gave her the registration number.
Katlego told police the guard told her the owner of the car that allegedly damaged hers also lived at the same complex. According to her statement, Katlego went with police to the apartment of the Selimathunzi host and found her under the influence of alcohol.
Source: Sunday Sun