Dumisani Gwala together with his co-accused appeared at the Ngwelezana Magistrates Court on Friday where the case was remanded to 31 August
Three suspects were arrested and a fourth suspect was fatally wounded
The incident resulted in Munro being injured from his foot to his hip after he stepped into the animal’s path to protect the visitors
A dark night as six rhino are slaughtered
Two poaching suspects including a policeman were arrested during the early hours of Tuesday morning outside Pongola
The arrests follow a tip-off from the local community in the early hours of Tuesday morning that two suspicious men were hiking outside the reserve
Fresh rhino carcasses were found last week in the Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park
‘It is LAEO’s responsibility to ensure that we meticulously weigh up all the factors of the investigation and security reports,’ said LAEO’s Yvette Taylor
Since the beginning of January, 206 alleged poachers have been arrested in South Africa.
This latest incident brings KwaZulu-Natal’s total poached rhino this year to 45.
Air Shepherd will provide much needed aerial support to anti-poaching units within KZN’s game reserves