Shark Attack Data

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Shark attack at Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Broward County in Florida, United States of America

GSAF Case # 2007.09.13
Date 13 Sept 2007
Country United States of America
Area Florida
Location Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Broward County
Activity Snorkeling
Name Brandon Chapman
Sex Male
Age 14
Injury Minor injury, shark latched onto his abdomen
Time 16h00
Species Nurse shark, 2' to 3'
Investigator or Source Miami Herald, 9/13/2007; Sun-Sentinel, 9/14/2007
Fatal? Not fatal
Incident Type Unprovoked