Shark attack at Piedade, Jaboatão dos Guararapes, Pernambuco, Brazil

Shark attack details: Piedade, Jaboatão dos Guararapes, Pernambuco, 10-Jul-21
Date of attack: July 10th 2021
Location: Piedade, Jaboatão dos Guararapes, Pernambuco
Shark species: unknown
Name of victim: Marcelo Rocha Santos
Age of victim: 51 years old
Sex of victim: M
Activity: Wading
Injury: FATAL

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