Two houses suspected of being a drug den and a brothel in Pretoria West have been torched.
JOHANNESBURG - Angry residents of Pretoria West set fire to two houses, said to be a drug den and a brothel, on Saturday morning.
Reports of houses being torched in Pta west as communities protest against drugs and prostitution similar to Rosetenville protest ! pic.twitter.com/g8DogcjA0m— Haroon Abramjee (@HAbramjee) February 18, 2017
No injuries were reported and it was unclear whether police had made any arrests or not.
Calm had returned to the area by the early afternoon.
eNCA reporter Lindiwe Sithole has been tracking the story: