5 Heavily armed suspected poachers arrested in the Rietvlei Nature Reserve

5 Heavily armed suspected poachers arrested in the Rietvlei Nature Reserve

5 Heavily armed suspected rhino poachers arrested in Rietvlei Nature Reserve near Pretoria. One of the suspects was out on bail after being charged with rhino poaching earlier this year. The suspects were found in possession of an assortment of hunting rifles, and handguns fitted with silencers


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