Dead Fisherman’s Remains Pulled Out Of Crocodile’s Belly
In a scene reminiscent of a horror show, a dead fisherman’s lower body remains were recovered from a crocodile’s innards following an attack in Binga on Monday while the upper part was found down the river.
The fisherman, identified as Passmore Phiri was in his mid-30s went for a fishing expedition together with his pals Magwiro Ncube & Last Sibanda. The trio went to the crocodile infested part of the Zambezi River and they used a canoe to row to an island, about 200 metres from the river bank.
Matabeleland North acting police spokesperson Assistant Inspector Eglon Nkala confirmed the incident..
“We continue to warn fishermen to be careful and alert when near water bodies. If possible, they should avoid crocodile infested areas along the Zambezi River.