A man in his 70s is believed to have been killed by a saltwater crocodile (Crocodylus porosus) after leaving to dive for shells in Roviana Lagoon near Belobelo Island. The victim apparently left in the morning to dive for trochus shells and later his empty canoe was spotted. At around 4:00 PM his body was found with two crocodiles nearby. The body was recovered and one of the two crocodiles was killed by relatives of the victim.
Activity Detail: Left to dive for shells
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