Ntombi and ACE (Supplied)
Meanwhile, reports have since emerged that the duo may be charged with dealing of drugs, which carries a harsher sentence than drug possession. (Read more on that here)
Despite the media frenzy and widespread debate around the arrest, Mzansi Magic continues to remain mum.
Just hours after news of the couple's arrest hit newswires M-Net Head of Public Relations, Nondumiso Mabece told The Juice that the broadcaster could not comment on the matter because it did not have the opportunity to speak to either one of them.
Shortly after Ntombi and Ace walked away with R2m as the winners of BBM 2015, the couple clinched their own reality show on Mzansi Magic.
The reality show aired on the channel for ten weeks but with news of their arrest gaining widespread public attention, the future of a second season hangs in the balance.