A South African actress was reportedly shot twice at her home by armed robbers.
According to TshisaLIVE, citing reliable sources, the Afrikaans actress was revealed to be Celia Kriel – who has made appearances in soapies such as 7de Laan and Binnelanders.
The source revealed to the publication: "We have been informed that the actress who was shot on a plot near Lanseria airport is known as Celia Kriel".
The site adds that Kriel cameoed on both soapies, with the latter informing paramedics that she has an upcoming role in an M-Net drama according to Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha.
Botha also revealed to TshisaLIVE that Kriel was shot in the leg twice. When the paramedics came to her aid, she was conscious.
The incident occurred at Kriel's Nietgedacht home on Wednesday, with police spokesperson Colonel Lungelo Dlamini unable to confirm the number of suspects.
"Police were called to the house where we were told that a woman had been attacked by armed robbers. We cannot confirm how many suspects there were," Dlamini told TshisaLIVE.