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Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Joshua Holley hospitalized after tiger shark attack off Oahu's North Shore

A 28-year-old surfer was attacked by a 10-foot-shark off Oahu's North Shore, suffering injuries to his left foot.

Joshua Holley was paddling on Tuesday when he felt what he believed to be a tiger shark latch on to his foot.

Honolulu lifeguard operations chief Jim Howe said the shark came up to Holley and bit him repeatedly, according to the Honolulu Star-Advertiser.

'It came up and got him and let him go, then came up and got him a second time,' Howe said.

'He fought it off with his board and got a good look at it.'

Holley's father said his son punched the shark twice and made his way back to the shore where his foot was bandaged up. Read More