The Police in Hoedspruit outside Phalaborwa have arrested two suspects aged 30 and 49 for the possession of an unlicensed hunting rifle and trespassing at Madrid farm near Hoedspruit.
The Police have received a tip off from members of the community about the suspects, who were en route to commit illegal poaching at that farm, reacted swiftly and arrested these suspects.
During the arrests, the following were recovered, one rifle, six rounds of live ammunition and an axe
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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