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The fisherman told us that he has fished that spot for 26 years and had never seen one of these before. The shark was caught at the mouth of Bayou Liberty/Bonfouca in Lake Pontchartrain.

Posted by St. Tammany Parish on Wednesday, August 19, 2015

5-foot shark caught in Lake Pontchartrain

Photo via St. Tammany Parish, Facebook Photo via St. Tammany Parish, Facebook
ST. TAMMANY PARISH, LA (WVUE) -

A 5-foot shark was caught in Lake Pontchartrain.

The shark was caught on the North Shore near the mouth of Bayou Liberty/Bonfouca, the fisherman reports. The massive fish was reeled in from a pontoon boat.

The photo was posted to St. Tammany Parish’s Facebook page. The fisherman told parish officials that he has been fishing the spot for 26-years and had never seen a shark of this size before.

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