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Odd-shaped giant fish caught in Puget Sound

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SEATTLE — Fisherman Todd LaClair says he knew he had something big as he pulled in his gillnet in Seattle’s Elliott Bay. He says the creature he caught “looked like something that came from Mars.”

The Seattle Times reports the Muckleshoot tribal fisherman pulled in a giant sunfish Tuesday night.

LaClair estimates the fish, also known as a mola, weighed 325 to 350 pounds.

It was so big he asked for help from a larger vessel, and with the help…

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