On Thursday 28 July the film crew was attacked and robbed and eight women were gang raped in an abandoned mine in Krugersdorp.
“The Police can confirm that on 28/07, a production company was shooting a music video at Krugersdorp, West Village when they were attacked by a group of armed men. Eight of the victims were allegedly raped by the suspects before robbing them of their belongings.”
On the same day, law enforcement agencies descended on the West Village, near Krugersdorp, and launched a massive operation. Several people, mainly illegal miners, were arrested. Some who dared to point firearms at the police were shot dead.