In Botswana, an elephant to death trampled a farmer who shot him

An elephant trampled to death a 67-year-old farmer in the northeast of Botswana on Friday, Xinhua news agency reported, citing an officer at the police station Dukvi Mokhkomani (Azhani Mokokomani).

The incident occurred on a cattle farm near the village of Dukwi, which is located about 530 kilometers northeast of the capital of Botswana, Gaborone.

Mokokomani clarified that an elephant wandered into a farmer’s plot A local resident began shooting at the animal and angered him, which led to the incident.