Tensions are simmering in Ladysmith, KwaZulu-Natal.
The community there went on the rampage yesterday when they hunted down a man accused of defrauding them in a ponzi scheme.
A number of videos have gone viral on social media showing the community burning homes and attacking relatives of the suspected fraudster.
The man at the centre of the ponzi scheme has been named as Sphelele Mbatha.
Our reporter Mlungisi Khumalo has more.
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