Project Runway SA host Lerato Kganyago. (Photo supplied: Mzansi Magic)
According to the local TV presenter she was strangled in Pick ‘n Pay, Featherbrook Village by a man in a racial attack on Christmas Eve.
"I just got STRANGLED by an Afrikaans man in the middle of @PicknPay at Featherbrook center after his wife called my helper a K***** unprovoked and I approached her about it. Why these people get away with such still baffles me! [sic]", Lerato tweeted.
According to Lerato the retailer confirmed that they have CCTV footage that they will hand over to the police.
"We just viewed the video! Very visible, I can’t get the copy, the police will on Wednesday," Lerato tweeted.