Diver pulls hook from shark's belly

After the hook was removed, the shark swam away.
1:27 | 03/25/17

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This diving trip started here in the inner coastal right near harbor side in the divers Tony it's not uncommon for them to see eleven sharks when they die but. In this particular case this encounter was unlike anything bad ever had before. The encounter begins with lemon sharks looked around the divers from emerald shorter that's totally normal. But not like this every time it's. And Miami it would bump into me a little bit more new currency they always have been OS but they don't bump in the us that pretty. Diver Josh shackles knew something was wrong he wanted a closer look in the shark. Was happy to let him walk. It would lift up its stomach and me I know this sounds like tennis. Kind of poked at a little bit the little focus them. But the Hoke wasn't so little the second time ankles works he's able to pull out the Hulk. He showed it to us it's about the size of its hand you're not kidding that's a big hook yeah it's really big. This was all the way embedded in in this chart all I could see was his by right here. Ankle says once he pulled out the hokey could see the area was infected this shark quickly swims away but it doesn't go far he sticks around even swimming directly. Up to the camera. He saying thank. So that I was. They see opportunity being experience to be part of you know as thanks. Obviously there's no way to tell for sure how badly that shark could have been hurt but the divers Tommy they believe it's possible and let's save that sharks life. In Jupiter REI WPBF 25 news.

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