Togo arrests large-scale ivory trafficker accused of fueling deaths of 10,000 elephants

  • by: ERICK KAGLAN , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 7, 2013 - 2:10 PM

LOME, Togo — A high-profile ivory trafficker whose work activists say has fueled the slaughter of more than 10,000 elephants dating back to the 1970s has been arrested in Togo, the country's environment minister said Wednesday.

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