The accused persons on or about 25th December, 2006 at around Makuyuni JKT area within Monduli District, Arusha region were found in unlawful possession of the giraffe meat loaded in a motor vehicle. Further, the accused persons on the same day, time and place did kill one giraffe using firearm without lawful permit from the Director of wildlife. On the material day, Manyara National Park Rangers stopped the vehicle accused persons vehicles and inspected it. They found firewoods and some meat beneath it. The accused were taken to police station. The meat was measured and weighed 12kgs. On being asked where they got the alleged giraffe meat, the accused persons took them to the area where they found half of the meat, skin and tail of the killed giraffe. The accused persons were acquitted.
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No. 03 of 2007
(1) unlawful possession of government trophies, (2) unlawful killing of the natural game animal
Economic and Organized Crime Control Act, 1984