Rhino poaching numbers on the rise

2013-01-23 22:18
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Johannesburg - Thirty-two rhino have been poached in South Africa since the beginning of the year, the department of environmental affairs said on Wednesday.

He said 13 people have been arrested in relation to rhino poaching this year.

"Three rhino horns, a firearm and poaching equipment were confiscated. During the follow-up investigation two rhino carcasses were found with their horns removed."

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