Shark Attack Data

Shark Attacks: The Database

Shark attack at Mustang Island, near Port Aransas in Texas, United States of America

GSAF Case # 1987.04.18
Date 18 Apr 1987
Country United States of America
Area Texas
Location Mustang Island, near Port Aransas
Activity Swimming
Name April Dawn Vogelino
Sex Female
Age 16
Injury Right arm severed above elbow
Time 18h00
Investigator or Source Orlando,Sentinel, 4/19/ 1988. p. A12; Miami Herald, 4/19/1988
Fatal? Not fatal
Incident Type Unprovoked