MISS SOUTH AFRICA DEMI-LEIGH NEL-PETERS DOING WELL AFTER ATTEMPTED CAR HIJACKING IN JOHANNESBURG
Sun International – licence holders of the Miss South Africa pageant – have confirmed that Miss South Africa Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters was the victim of an attempted hijacking earlier this evening (Wednesday June 7) on Jan Smuts Avenue (near the Hyde Park Shopping Centre) in Hyde Park Johannesburg. Nel-Peters was approached by three armed hijackers. She managed to exit the vehicle and a good Samaritan came to Nel-Peters’ aid and drove her away from the scene. Her car and handbag were later recovered at the scene by a security company. The police are investigating further. Nel-Peters is shaken by the incident but unharmed.