Suspected poacher mauled to death, eaten by lions

SOUTH AFRICA (AFP) -- A pride of lions mauled a suspected poacher to death and ate most of his body, according to Agence France-Presse.

It happened near the Kruger National Park in South Africa.

Police told AFP that the victim appeared to be poaching in a private game park when he was attacked. They say very little was left of his body.

A loaded hunting rifle was found nearby.