4 arrested for rhino poaching

2011-12-15 19:26
Polokwane - Four men were arrested for rhino poaching in Hoedspruit on Thursday, Limpopo police said.

They were found in possession of two horns, said Brigadier Hangwani Mulaudzi.

A carcass was also discovered in the area around the time of their arrest. Two rifles and an axe found in their possession were seized.

The group, aged between 25 and 35, have also been linked to the poaching of a rhino and a calf last week.

They are due to appear in court next week.

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