SIBU – A man has gone missing and feared to be devoured by a crocodile while fishing at Batang Oya, near Kampung Bakong, Oya in Mukah division.
Sili Ismail, 60, had gone fishing at 8 am today but after he did not return home, his family lodged a report on his disappearance.
Mukah Fire and Rescue team, which received a call from the Dalat District Police headquarters at 10.53 am, sent five personnel led by assistant superintendent Bonny Martin Saging Mato to conduct a search and rescue operation.
They were assisted by members of the Civil Defence Force and the police which later found the victim’s boat by the river bank with bite marks believed to be that of a crocodile. – BERNAMA