kingsnake.com - reptile and amphibian classifieds, breeders, forums, photos, videos and more

return to main index

  mobile - desktop
follow us on facebook follow us on twitter follow us on YouTube link to us on LinkedIn
 
click here for Nature Zone
This Space Available
3 months for $50.00
Locate a business by name: click to list your business
search the classifieds. buy an account
events by zip code list an event
Search the forums             Search in:
News & Events: Herp Photo of the Day: World Snake Day . . . . . . . . . .  Herp Photo of the Day: Snake . . . . . . . . . .  Edmonton Reptile & Amphibian Society Mee - July 16, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  MAHS Fox Valley Meeting - July 19, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  Richmond Reptile Expo - July 20, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon West Palm Beach - July 20-21, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Knoxville - July 20-21, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  ReptiCon Florence - July 20-21, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  DFW Herpetolocial Society Meeting - July 20, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  Bay Area Amph. and Reptile Society Meeti - July 26, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  Western Maryland Reptile Show - July 27, 2019 . . . . . . . . . .  Suncoast Herp Society Meeting - July 27, 2019 . . . . . . . . . . 

Malay Press: Victim of croc attack


[ Follow Ups ] [ Post Followup ] [ The Herp Forum Asia ] [ FAQ ]

Posted by Wes von Papinešu on November 17, 2000 at 18:41:20:

DAILY EXPRESS (Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia) 26 October 00 Victim of croc attack
Semporna: The remains of a man, believed to be a crocodile victim, was found in Sungei Kolumpang about 50km from here on Sunday.
District police chief Supt Sulaiman Junaidi said police rushed to the scene after being alerted by villagers about the body by the river.
Search for the body was called off due to fading light at 6.30pm and was continued the next morning.
At 8am, the team recovered the naked body floating but to their shock the upper section was missing, believed to have been severed by crocodile bite.
Sulaiman said police are still ascertaining the identity of the deceased since there was no missing person report lodged.
He urged residents here having any knowledge of people missing to contact police. The remains were sent to the district hospital for post mortem.
According to him, crocodile attacks in this part of the district was not uncommon and happened almost every year.



Follow Ups:



Post a Followup

Name:
E-Mail:

Subject:

Comments:

Optional Link URL:
Link Title:
Optional Image URL:


[ Follow Ups ] [ Post Followup ] [ The Herp Forum Asia ] [ FAQ ]