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-- 400 pound bulls dark put up quite the fight for life and long.
We fought -- ever -- mean.
He and I we were pulled them all together because we had to pass it back to work that was so strong.
A monster of a fist John -- and two friends caught the shark -- the Howard Franklin bridge.
It was after midnight Monday and time to go wind but catching a shark -- their mission but we're actually just got a call of the -- -- back in and then we looked into this it.
It's about ten feet and the guys they obviously Smart and tough.
They wrestled with it for three hours -- sharks are common and Bay Area water scientists at -- mote marine lab in Sarasota has studied them for years.
Bull sharks do come into our coastal waters to get burned home for -- young pups at this time of the year.
Particularly in areas where there's fresh water coming out into -- bag.
They do attack but the people at the -- say we are not their natural prey.
Recently Florida fish and wildlife considered adding -- sharks to its list of prohibited species to -- Probably safe to say the bull sharks are doing okay.
We really don't know whether they're they're back to being probably healthy stock.
But many hopeful -- coming to gulf to -- -- -- I think he'd be determined to catch the shark was such a huge creatures not something that.
So we'll be able to fight on their own it takes this serious -- like this six to 800 yards of the strongest of lines.
Braided wire thicker than -- attached to the line.
A big heavy hook and big debate.
Normally we'll take a picture of it and so they have evidence that the -- that they -- catch something that big.
And then normally it'll just letting go.
-- and his buddies will turn their shark into bait.
And -- that John in Tampa Christian right fox thirteen news.
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