1 dead, 7 injured after man opens fire on Joburg theatre audience
| Updated Aug 28, 2017 at 10:12am
One person was killed when a man jumped on stage and began shooting at the crowd during a concert at the Hillbrow Theatre this dawn in South Africa.
"The suspect jumped onto the stage while a band was performing, grabbed a microphone and claimed that he would stop the band unless he got back his stolen cellphone.
He fired shots randomly when the crowd tried to intervene shooting eight people.
They are being treated in hospital.
The suspect is said to have fled.
They are appealing to anyone with information to come forward.