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One of the two rhinos allegedly poached on a game farm outside Lephalale last week. The animal’s horn was removed. Photo: Supplied.

Two rhinos killed, one dehorned


Police have launched a manhunt for the suspect(s) involved in the killing of two rhinos on a game farm outside Lephalale last week.
According to Provincial Police Communications Head Motlafela Mojapelo game rangers patrolling the farm on Saturday discovered the two carcasses.
Mojapelo indicated that the carcasses were already in the early stages of decomposition and one animal’s horn had been removed.
The Police were immediately informed and investigations are continuing.
Anyone with information can contact Detective WO Van Heerden on 082 414 2337 or report to the nearest Police station.

Story: RC Myburgh