Men caught with rhino horns jailed for 10 years

2013-11-25 00:00

TWO men linked to the slaughter of a black rhino at Umfolozi/Hluhluwe game reserve on November 22, 2010 have each been sentenced to 10 years’ imprisonment.

Section ranger for the area where the poaching incident occurred, Lawrence Munro, welcomed the sentences, which he said were the result of great teamwork between various people including the Vryheid police, EKZNW’s anti-poaching unit, Warrant Officer J.P. Roux of the Organised Crime Unit and state advocate Yuri Gangai, who conducted the prosecution. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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