Blacktip shark bites fisherman during release near Placida

At 4:30 p.m. Monday, FWC received a report from Charlotte County 911 about a shark bite near Placida. According to the report, a 55-year-old man was fishing on his boat near Boca Grande Causeway when he caught a 6-foot blacktip shark, and, in the process of unhooking the shark, he was bitten on his left […]