Botswana Magistrate Court issues arrest warrant against Musician, Lehlohonolo Shebeshx  

South Africa, Botswana: The South African (Botswana’s) Magistrate’s Court issued an arrest warrant against Musician Lehlohonolo Shebeshx Chauke for multiple criminal cases against him on Friday.

This order was issued after the Magistrate’s Court for the Arrest of Shebeshxt was instituted by Boxyard (pty) LTD. The application was submitted to the court on December 12, 2023.

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An arrest Warrant has been instituted against Lehlohonolo Shebeshx Chauke for multiple criminal cases as

  • The first case happened last year, where he allegedly stabbed the complainant once on his back with a knife at Lebowakgomo.
  • In the second case, he allegedly stabbed the second plaintiff with a knife three times on his lower left arm and the back of the neck with an impactful force and then to his ribs in October last year.
  • On the other hand, he allegedly stabbed the plaintiff in the head once with the knife.

The order reads as “Directing and ordering the respondents (1st respondent Lehlohonolo Chauke and 2nd Peter Mogale) be and are at this moment incarcerated at a Botswana Prisons Service Facility pending the finalization of an action for damages for breach of an agreement to be instituted by the Applicant ( Boxyard Pty Ltd). ”

Reportedly, Shebeshxt has been booked for the Kgatleng Christmas Eve event billed for this coming Sunday, December 24, and it remains to be seen if he will attend.

National Prosecuting Authority spokesperson in Limpoo, Mashudu Malabi Dzhangi, said that Shebeshxt  Lehlogonolo Katlego is facing two charges of assault, which were opened by the authority last year and another incident of attempted murder happened on April 10 this year.

Malabi-Dzhangi also claims that the singer is also facing two charges of discharging a firearm in a well-crowded and public area.

Dzhangi said that he “discharged a firearm at Mamaolo village on April 10, 2023, as he went to a certain family residence looking for their relative who ran away. The accused discharged his firearm, shooting upwards,”

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The news of his Arrest has sparked shockwaves throughout the music industry and among his beloved fans, as they idolised him as a rising star in the South African music industry.  Many of his followers express their discontent on social media towards the singer and allegations against him.

As the investigation continues, new facts will be revealed, and the music industry and his fans will closely look at this development as the case further unfolds.