If you ever needed any more proof that crime in South Africa is escalating, it is all in the pudding. Former Bafana Bafana player Benni McCarthy was robbed at gunpoint on Tuesday while getting a haircut.
It all went down when McCarthy decided to hop by for a haircut in Melrose, Johannesburg, soon after he landed from a Paris flight, Eyewitness News reported.
The thugs went off with a some valuable items that include a watch, earrings as well his wedding ring – in a black BMW.
Reports have also speculated that the soccer star might have been the prime target of the robbery, since other customers were left unscathed in the attack.