EFF has opened a prison case towards a 52-year-old gray-haired girl seen in a viral video pointing a gun at EFF members protesting outdoors a Clicks retailer in a mall in Port Elizabeth.
The argument between the protesters and the lady occurred within the Walmer Palk Buying Centre at 10:30am on Tuesday.
The incident was recorded by a consumer whose identification will not be disclosed.
When Walmer police obtained to the scene, they instantly arrested the gray- haired girl and the EFF members.
On the Walmer police station, the 2 events refused to open circumstances towards one another.
Nevertheless, in line with Port Elizabeth police spokesperson Colonel Priscilla Naidu, the EFF occasion members returned to the police station round 15:00 to open a case of pointing a firearm towards the lady.
Naidu disclosed that the case continues to be underneath investigation and nobody has been arrested up to now.
Watch video of the gray-haired girl threatening EFF members with a gun right here.
Walmer Park Buying Centre supervisor Leonie Scheepers defined that the heated argument began when the lady was discovered filming the protesters who had been wearing EFF T-shirts outdoors Clicks retailer.
“Centre Safety personnel approached her and requested that she stop videoing.”
“She ignored this request, after which confronted the one who gave the impression to be the chief of the group [EFF].”
“An altercation ensued. In the course of the altercation, the client took out a firearm and pointed it on the group,” stated Scheepers.
He stated the mall’s safety and police are on excessive alert because the protest towards Clicks continues to be ongoing.
He added that Clicks retailer has been closed till additional discover.