The Grinches who steal Christmas trees are hitting forests again

2014-12-20 00:00

PETTY criminals are out to steal the Christmas cheer, it seems with the theft of pine trees, used as Christmas trees, on the rise in Howick.

“It has been a problem for many years now. People go into plantations and cut down trees that are between one and 1,5 metres tall. Sometimes other larger trees are damaged when branches are broken off,” he said. 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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