RECENT FATAL CROC ATTACKS
AUGUST 18, 2014: Berry Springs local and Vietnamese farmer Tran Van Lanh, 57, was taken by a crocodile when he waded into the water to free a lure from a snag on Adelaide River. Albino croc ‘Michael Jackson’ was responsible for the attack and was subsequently killed.
JUNE 7, 2014: Bill Scott, 62, was taken by a crocodile while standing at the rear of his moored boat in Kakadu National Park. He was not hanging over the side of the boat when he was attacked.
JANUARY 26, 2014: A 12year-old boy was taken by a crocodile while swimming behind Mudginberri outstation about 20km west of Jabiru. Another boy, 15, was bitten on the arm but escaped before the croc turned on the other boy in front of friends. AUGUST 24, 2013:A
crocodile killed Sean Cole, 26, while swimming in the Mary River near the Mary River Wilderness Retreat, about halfway between Darwin and Kakadu National Park.