Hector Escobedo caught a surprise Saturday at Navy Pier Saturday.
The 9-year-old from Chicago was fishing for perch at Navy Pier with minnows when he latched into this 16.5-pound brown trout about 8 a.m.
Thanks to Chris Taglieri at Henry’s for thinking it would make a worthy Fish of the Week.
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