Real Name: Lenny Sirkes
Identity/Class: Normal human
Occupation: Mercenary, Campaign Coordinator
Group Membership: None
Affiliations: Jeff Jeffers
Enemies: Luke Cage, Jessica Jones, Brooklyn residents
Known Relatives: None
Aliases: Loan Shark (spelling confusion by others)
Base of Operations: New York City, USA
First Appearance: Marvel Assistant-Sized Spectacular#2/2 (June, 2009)
Powers/Abilities: Lenny Sirkes wore an armored and strength-enhancing suit to menace local residents.
(Marvel Assistant-Sized Spectacular#2/2 (fb) - BTS) - Lenny Sirkes had adopted the identity of Lone Shark and had been hired as a Campaign Coordinator for Jeff Jeffers, who was standing as Brooklyn Borough President. Lone Shark was to generate destruction and intimidate local residents so that they would leave, which was supposed to result in more available land to build a shopping center and a sports arena.
(Marvel Assistant-Sized Spectacular#2/2) - Luke Cage and Jessica Jones came across Lone Shark on a rampage. Cage immediately tackled the would-be supervillain and a short fight ensued until Lone Shark was subdued and soon arrested.
(Marvel Assistant-Sized Spectacular#2/2 (fb) - BTS) - Lone Shark identified himself as Lenny Sirkes and confessed to assisting Jeff Jeffers, resulting in the politician's arrest.
Comments: Created by Wyatt Cenac (writer) and Todd Nauck (art),.
Profile by Grendel Prime.
Lone Shark has no known connections to:
Jeff Jeffers was the Borough President for Brooklyn who sought to drive out local residents so that a new shopping center and stadium could be built, and used heavies like Lone Shark to intimidate the residents so that they would leave. Jeffers also capitalized politically on the destruction left in the wake of battles between heroes and villains. He was about to be elected unopposed when Luke Cage uncovered his plans and he was subsequently arrested.
--Marvel Assistant-Sized Spectacular#2/2
Marvel Assistant-Sized Spectacular#2/2, p5, pan1 (main image)
Marvel Assistant-Sized Spectacular#2/2 (June, 2009) - Wyatt Cenac (writer), Todd Nauck (art), Tom Brennan (editor)
Last updated: 08/02/09
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