Rhino slaughter continues

DORSET — Members of the Endangered Species Unit of the South African Police Service have launched a search for the suspect(s) involved in the killing of two rhinos on Saturday afternoon, 18 January 2020, at one of the local game reserves in the Dorset Policing area outside Lephalale.

Game Rangers were allegedly patrolling on the farm when they discovered two carcasses of rhinoceros, already in a stage of decomposition, and summoned the police. On arrival at the scene, the police found one of the rhinos dehorned.

The suspects are still unknown, and anyone with information about these suspects is requested to conduct Detective Warrant Officer Jurg van Heerden at 082 414 2337 or the nearest police station, or the Crime Stop number 086 001 0111.

Police investigations continue.

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