Meanwhile in Phalaborwa, the Police have launched a manhunt for two armed illegal poachers who were cornered inside the Kruger National Park and subsequently a shootout ensued between the rangers and these suspects.
During the shootout, one poacher was fatally wounded and his two accomplices managed to flee the scene and disappeared.
The deceased who is around 30, is still unknown but the search for his family members is still unfolding.
The Police investigations are still continuing.
Anyone with information which can lead to the arrest of the suspect’s in this matter, may contact Colonel Alpheus Mokale at 082 565 6524, the nearest Police Station, Crime Stop on 08600 10111 or the crime line sms 32211.
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