3 suspects apprehended in Brits for having endangered pangolin in their possession

Maria Nkabinde from the police stated the trio had been unable to tender an evidence in regards to the possession of the animal

Pangolin - 3 suspects apprehended in Brits for having endangered pangolin in their possession

Three suspects have been arrested for the possession of a pangolin and are anticipated to return earlier than the Brits Justice of the Peace Courtroom on Monday for contravening the Biodiversity Act.

North West police apprehended the suspects at a filling station in Brits whereas they mentioned a couple of potential sale of the endangered species.

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Maria Nkabinde from the police stated the trio had been unable to tender an evidence in regards to the possession of the animal.

A tip-off was obtained from the non-profit organisation responisble for the combatting of the unlawful commerce of wildlife and endangered species, the suspects had been then arrested. The investigation into the matter continues.”

Pangolins are among the many world’s most trafficked animal, with hundreds of species caught and trapped yearly.

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