10 year old schoolgirl Ros Umba anak Wat was attacked and killed by a saltwater crocodile (Crocodylus porosus) while collecting shrimp with friends along the banks of Batang Sadong in Gedong. Following the attack a team of 4 people hired to hunt the crocodile captured a 3.3 meter (10.8 foot) individual, while a 5.5 meter (18 foot) individual “died on the river bank near where the girl was attacked” (the article fails to mention whether this larger crocodile was killed by the team or found dead).
Victim Age: 10
Activity Detail: Collecting shrimp alongside friends
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