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Media Release: Two suspected poachers killed and another in hospital

Date: 2011-09-09

A member of the SANDF also sustained wounds to the leg and is currently receiving medical attention and is in a stable condition.


Two rifles, an AK 47 and a .416 hunting rifle were discovered at the scene.


Investigations are currently under way.


Issued by:
SANParks Corporate Communications


Media inquiries:



  • wanda mkutshulwa, Head of Communications: South African National Parks (SANParks), Tel: (012) 426 5201 / 082 908 2692,  e-mail: wandam@sanparks.org



  • Reynold Thakhuli, GM: Events, Media and Stakeholder Relations, Tel: (012) 426 5203/073 373 4999, e-mail: rey.thakhuli@sanparks.org


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