Media Release: Three suspected poachers die
19 May 2011
An AK 47 firearm with ammunition, 458 hunting rifle and axes were recovered at the scene of the incident.
Since the beginning of January 2011 159 rhinos have been poached throughout the country, 99 suspects arrested and 17 suspects fatally wounded.
For previous media statements on this matter, please go to: www.sanparks.org
Kruger National Park Public Relations Department on behalf of South African National Parks
wanda mkutshulwa – Head of Communications, SANParks, Tel: (012) 426 5201, Cell: 082 908 2692, e=mail: firstname.lastname@example.org