Anti-poaching officer shot on duty
AN anti-poaching officer at a private Zululand game reserve was shot in the line of duty on Saturday. Details surrounding the incident are sketchy, but according to IPSS Medical Rescue, the officer was shot while patrolling the fence line of the game reserve. The Black Eagle/IPSS aeromedical helicopter was dispatched to the scene and once the officer had been stabilised, he was flown to the Lenmed Ethekwini Hospital and Heart Centre for specialist care. The incident is being investigated by police.
IPSS Medical Rescue load the injured anti-poaching officer into the Black Eagle helicopter on Saturday