Shark attack at Cat Island, Harrison County, Mississippi, Usa

Shark attack details: Cat Island, Harrison County, Mississippi, 03-Jul-1995
Date of attack: Jul 3rd 1995
Location: Cat Island, Harrison County, Mississippi
Shark species: Blacktip shark
Name of victim: Cheryl Lowman
Age of victim: 32 years old
Sex of victim: F
Activity: Fishing
Injury: Minor laceration to her leg from a hooked shark PROVOKED INCIDENT

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