Katharine gets all the attention, lately. But another great white shark is making her mark.
DESTIN, FL (WFLA) - Beach-goers in Destin, Florida had a near-miss with a hungry hammerhead shark.
Their close encounter was captured on video from observers overhead in the Silver Beach Towers. The video was posted to YouTube by user Scott McCain last week.
MELBOURNE — The gray dorsal fin briefly popped above the ocean surface near Melissa Sanhueza in chest-deep water near The Tides Collocated Club.
Then the fin disappeared — and the shark sank its jaws into the left heel of her 9-year-old son, Christian, who was boogieboarding just a few feet away.
In an exclusive interview, 44-year-old Miheala Cosa describes the terrifying moment a shark sunk its teeth into her while she was in knee-deep water at Jacksonville Beach.
TAMPA — It took Zach “Hammer” Miller about 90 minutes to pull a 14-foot, roughly 1,300-pound hammerhead shark to shore.
A 21-year-old Pinellas County fisherman said he caught an 8-foot bull shark off Indian Shores beach on Monday and took a cell phone picture holding open its jaws as proof.
Wright said the bull shark gave him quite a scare when they let it loose.
I’m glad they released it.
DESTIN, Fla. (AP) - Panhandle fisherman say they are seeing more and more super-sized sharks in the northern Gulf this spring. In Destin, Capt. Curt
Fortunately, he released it and made sure it swam away. Big shark.