South African Professional Hunter shot
This is a discussion on South African Professional Hunter shot within the Latest Hunting News forums, part of the Hunting Forums - Main category; Louis Lategan (Melody safaris) was shot by one of his clients while hunting Busbuck a couple of days ago, the ...
06-30-2012, 01:35 AM #1
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South African Professional Hunter shot
Louis Lategan (Melody safaris) was shot by one of his clients while hunting Busbuck a couple of days ago, the bullet passed through his arm and body, louis is doing well all of this considered and is strengthening in hospital.
Thought I would let everyone know.
06-30-2012, 05:36 AM #2
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Please pass along my wish for a speedy recovery. I'm sure everyone on this forum does the same.
06-30-2012, 06:42 AM #3
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Thanks for letting us know Jaco.
I wish him a speedy recovery and feel for his family.Practice whispering before you leave for Africa!
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06-30-2012, 07:14 AM #4
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Sorry to hear this, any idea of how it happened Jaco, perhaps we can all learn from this
06-30-2012, 07:49 AM #5
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Sad to hear. Too much of this lately. Good to hear he will be alright.
Anyone know if he is related to Bennie Lategan? I hunted a bit on his place.The journey is the reward.
06-30-2012, 09:54 AM #6
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I hope he will have a speedy recovery!
06-30-2012, 10:07 AM #7
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Bad news again, I hope he fully recovers .
06-30-2012, 11:16 AM #8
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Terrible, Hoping for a fast recovery."That which does not kill us makes us stronger" Friedrich Nietzsche // That which does not kill me, better run like hell" Scott Smith
06-30-2012, 11:25 AM #9
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Tough news at best...
May he recover and continue on his desired path.
when information become available on how this tragedy occurred you you share with the rest of us.James Grage - New Mexico
Hold a steady Eye & Rifle...
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07-01-2012, 12:44 AM #10
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Seems to happening too often.
Lets hope he makes a full and speedy recovery.
Ady.Wife, dog, footy, pie... bugger it I am going hunting...
07-01-2012, 02:03 AM #11
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Terrible news. My wishes for a quick recover.The best hunt are the one in your dreams, the next best are the one in your memories.
07-01-2012, 05:55 AM #12
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Sorry to hear another PH has been shot we wish him a full and speedy recovery. BobEnjoy life now -- it has an expiration date.
07-01-2012, 07:43 AM #13
What is going on this year?!Tom
07-02-2012, 08:29 AM #14
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Does anyone know if he is kin to Bennie Lategan????
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