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Media Release: One suspected poacher fatally wounded in Kruger National Park

Date: 2012-10-08

One suspected rhino poacher was fatally wounded; another sustained gunshot wounds and is currently under police guard in hospital. The third suspect managed to escape. 

A 375 hunting rifle and ammunition were recovered at the scene and police are investigating the matter.


Issued by:
Ike Phaahla
Media Specialist

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