Poaching link suspected as lions speared to death as hunters go after elusive birds

Poaching link suspected as lions speared to death as hunters go after elusive birds

Newly uncovered photographs show lions spearing birds in the park with machetes.

It comes just weeks after police released video from a nearby safari park showing one lion killing another.

And as part of a major investigation into animal cruelty, detectives discovered the remains of two more lion kills in the country’s most popular national park.

According to a police statemeapronxnt, investigators from the park office’s animal protection branch on Wednesday went to the Lion Lodge onapronx the Namu River to search for evidence of illegal hunting, where several bodies of animals including two lionesses were found with their heads hacked off.

“Based on information and eyewitness accounts, officers were able to find a lion killed with two machetes in the lodge and another lion (with its face hacked off) inside the lodge,” they said in the statement.

“Officers have been conducting forensic tests to id바카라entify whether the deaths were linked.”

More than 25 people – including the lodge’s host family members – have already been charged.

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