Johannesburg - Management of Johannesburg's Carlton Centre on Monday condemned a reported attack on a lesbian by its security guards.
Gender-based violence would not be tolerated at the shopping mall, spokesman Mboniso Sigonyela said.
Remedial steps would be taken for any wrong-doing.
Sigonyela was commenting on behalf of the Transnet Group, the company that owns the Carlton Centre.
Bonisiwe Mtshali, 29, was beaten unconscious after kissing her girlfriend goodbye on June 13, The Star newspaper reported on Monday.