According to eNCA an actor who also plays a role on etv's Scandal has been arrested for a brothel sting.
Although there is no further information about the arrest, eNCA reported that the man was arrested with sixteen other people at a brothel in Springs, East of Johannesburg.
The identity of the actor has not yet been revealed, according to Times Live the suspects will appear in court this morning.
The brothel came to the police attention after a woman had escaped from the brothel and agreed to comply with the law in order to bring the suspects to book.
It has been confirmed that the Scandal! actor caught up in the brothel scandal is 21-year-old Mbulelo Ndlaziwana who plays Scelo Ngema on the show.
Ndaliziwana was arrested with 16 other people on Thursday and appeared in the East Rand court on Friday where he and the other suspects faced charges under the Sexual Offences Act.
The channel has yet to give an official statement but they have promised to "respectfully allow due process to take place."
Ndalziwana is also yet to publically address the charges as he remains unavailable.