Shark Sighted off Wellfleet, MA

Great White, photo, Wikimediia Commons. Just when Cape Cod beachgoers might have thought it was safe to go back in the water, a 12’ shark was spotted dangerously close to shore.

Suzanne Grout Thomas, Wellfleet beach administrator, said the shark was seen only 5’ off Newcomb Hollow Beach among a group of seals early Sunday morning.

“As the seal population grows, there’s more and more sharks,” she said.

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