Micronesia | Namonuito Atoll | Pisarach (Pisaras)

Incident Details:

year: 1970
location: Pisarach (Pisaras)
area: Namonuito Atoll
country: Micronesia
fatality: non-fatal
species: unknown
victim: Santiago Kapriel
gender: M
age: unknown
injury: Laceration to thigh
time: 23h00
species detail: 1.8 m shark
source: R.S. Jones
species: unknown shark
date: 7-Dec-70
activity: Fishing

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 1970 on the date reported as 7-Dec-70 - Santiago Kapriel, a male aged unknown was Fishing near Pisarach (Pisaras). An unknown shark was reported to have attacked Santiago Kapriel. The attack was non-fatal (Laceration to thigh)