MO pair catches 40 pound catfish in Castor River

MO pair catches 40 pound catfish in Castor River
They say the fish is 45 inches long and weighed 40 pounds (Source: Courtney Shelby)
They say the fish is 45 inches long and weighed 40 pounds (Source: Courtney Shelby)

ADVANCE, MO (KFVS) - A viewer sent this big catch to us! The big catfish was caught Sunday morning in the Castor River in Greenbrier, Missouri, right outside of Advance .

Cody Shelby and Kelly Shelby caught the catfish on trout lining. They say the fish is 45 inches long and weighed 40 pounds.

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