Mysterious fish with bite discovered in Delta

Aug 18, 2015 12:45 PM by KCRA-3

A Stockton woman reeled in a mysterious fish last week.

Cathy Blanc thought she caught a piranha, but state wildlife officials confirmed it was a relative of the piranha, the pacu.

"I go 'this looks like a piranha, sorta, something's not right!'" said Blanc. "It was like a big pan-sized perch."

Pacu typically prefer warmer waters and are native to South America, not Stockton.

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