Police arrest four suspects linked to Mandla Hlatshwayo's killing

Acting National Police Commissioner Khomotso Phahlane says four people have been arrested in connection with the killing of former Generations actor and Jozi FM DJ Mandla Hlantshwayo.

Phahlane says the suspects were found in possession of a firearm and mandrax in Soweto.

Hlatshwayo was shot by alleged robbers outside a pub in Pimville where he had a meeting with the owner.

Read: 'Mandla died in a similar way to his father'

Phahlane says it's still unclear what the motivation was for Hlatshwayo's killing and police will continue with the investigation.

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