SHORT AND SHARP
A 30-year-old Alexandra man had his firearms confiscated and is expected to face charges under the Wild Animal Control Act after he was caught by a Matakanui landowner poaching on his property on Saturday. The landowner had been stalking deer when he noticed the poacher chasing after two pigs through the scope of his gun. The landowner was able to keep the poacher on the property until police arrived. meeting will be held at Alexandra Community House between 1pm and 4pm tomorrow.