Buck hunter: Pay up or serve time

2008-12-18 00:00

AN Ixopo man, Muzi Ongaliswa Dlamini, was given a fine of R10 000 (or two years’ imprisonment) by a Camperdown magistrate yesterday after he was convicted of illegally hunting an endangered Oribi antelope and a Reedbuck.

The Oribi is especially threatened and in danger of becoming extinct, said Rod Potter of the KZN wildlife crime working group.

The antelope were shot on a private farm in the Eston district. — WR.

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