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Fishermen Have Run in With Great White Off Kaena Point

·By civilbeat

Two fishermen encountered a great white shark while fishing outside of Yokohama Bay, Hawaii News Now reports.

The fisherman were trolling around 9:30 a.m. when they landed a 300 pound Marlin. After pulling the fish on board, the fisherman say the great white appeared behind the boat, staying near the pair for more than an hour.

And they got pictures.

Meanwhile, over on Kauai, officials closed Salt Pond Beach Thursday after a seven-foot reef shark was sighted, KITV reports. 

The great white shark:

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