Search for Shark in Wells, Maine

Great White Shark, photo courtesy Wkimedia Commons.
Great White Shark, photo courtesy Wkimedia Commons.

A fisherman in Wells, Maine, reported seeing a shark on Wednesday (July 31), spawning a search by officials that turned up empty, according to an article by the Portland Press Herald.

The fisherman reported seeing a large fish with a dorsal fin near the Wells Town Jetty at around 5:30 p.m. Police and Maine Marine Patrol agents searched the water, but found no shark. Members of the public are encouraged to report shark sightings near the beach.

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Portland Press Herald