Shark attack at , Pearl Islands, Panama

Shark attack details: , Pearl Islands, Nov-2003
Date of attack: November 1st 2003
Location: , Pearl Islands
Shark species: 60 cm to 90 cm [2' to 3'] nurse shark
Name of victim: Richard Hatch
Sex of victim: M
Activity: Spearfishing
Injury: Left forearm bitten PROVOKED INCIDENT

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