Zimbabwe official calls Twin Cities man a poacher, wants him to be extradited

Zimbabwe official calls Twin Cities man a poacher, wants him to be extradited
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U.S. wildlife officials say a representative for Walter Palmer contacted the agency late Thursday, after the agency had said earlier in the day that it had been unable to locate him.

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