Rhino killers on the run

Leoni Kruger
CUMBERLAND — The police are looking for two rhino poachers who have killed and dehorned three rhinos at Bougasvlei Farm in the Cumberland area. The three rhino cow carcasses were noticed by farm workers after they saw vultures swirling in the sky.
It is alleged that the rhinos could have been poached between Sunday 18 June and Tuesday 20 June.
Warrant Officer Jurg van Heerden from the Limpopo Endangered Species Unit and the Local Criminal Record Centre attended the scene.
At the time of going to print, the suspects were still on the run and no arrests were made yet.
The police appeal to anyone with information that can lead to the arrest of the suspects in this matter to contact Warrant Officer Van Heerden on 082 814 4300 or 082 414 2337.

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