Rhino horn suspect in court
Johannesburg - A man arrested for possession of four rhino horns was due to appear in the Middelburg Magistrate's Court on Monday, police said.
Colonel Vishu Naidoo said the man was arrested by the Hawks on Friday afternoon at the Blue Haze Mall in Hazyview, Mpumalanga.
Police later discovered that he was linked to four different properties in the province.
Over R5m in cash, several television sets, electronic devices, guns and 54 hunting knives were recovered from the four houses.
He faces charges of contravening the endangered Species Act and possession of suspected stolen property.