Phila Mazibuko was captured on camera arguing with police and petrol attendants at a filling station in Midrand, Jozi, after being "caught" shoplifting.

Former Muvhango actor Phila Mazibuko can thank his lucky stars for not spending this Christmas in jail.

This follows him being let off the hook for stealing sweets and a magazine valued at R35 two weeks ago.
Mazibuko (27), who played Thandaza's nephew Spha on the soapie, was allegedly caught shoplifting at a Shell garage on New Road in Midrand, north of Joburg.
Sunday World understands the former Live presenter was saved by the owner of the filling station after police were called by the garage's employees.