Fisherman reels in and releases 6-foot shark from shore in Texas

By Ben Hooper Contact the Author   |   March 17, 2016 at 12:25 PM

GALVESTON, Texas, March 17 (UPI) -- A Texas woman captured video of an unusual sight -- a fisherman on shore reeling in a 6-foot shark, measuring it and releasing it.

Amanda Reyna posted a video on Facebook showing a fisherman pulling the shark ashore Wednesday in Galveston with the help of a second man.

The two men measure the shark and release it back into the water.

Reyna said the shark measured 6 feet and 4 inches long.

The shark's species was unclear.

Posted by Amanda Reyna on Wednesday, March 16, 2016
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