UPDATE: Trapper Catches Bull Shark At Gleason Park

By  //  June 26, 2014

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Shark Appears to Be a Bull Shark

ABOVE VIDEO: Space Coast Daily searches for the Bull Shark in the freshwater pond at Gleason Park. A city worker photographed the shark and reported it to wildlife officials.

UPDATE: The bull shark has been captured and is expected to be released into the Indian River Lagoon.

INDIAN HARBOUR BEACH, FLORIDA–A city worker in Indian Harbour Beach took this picture of a shark he saw in the freshwater pond at Gleason Park.

While the shark hasn’t been officially identified, it resembles a bull shark. This species is known for its ability to adjust to freshwater. Read more about bull sharks on our shark profile page at http://spacecoastdaily.com/2014/06/shark-month-profile-the-bull-shark/