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Baby great white shark caught off Rockaways

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Photo courtesy of Robert Jahrnes Photo courtesy of Robert Jahrnes
NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

For the fourth time in a week, a great white shark has been spotted in the New York-New Jersey area. The latest one was seen off the Rockaways.

The Jahrnes family was fishing about 4 miles off shore when they reeled in the shark. Three generations of the family have stories to share this weekend: grandfather Bob, son Bobby and his kid Kai, 12, who reeled in the 80-pounder, a baby.

They initially thought it was a blue shark, but then they realized it was a great white. They took photos and then released it.

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