7-foot shark spotted in waters off Diamond Head

7-foot shark spotted in waters off Diamond Head
A 7-foot shark was spotted Monday in waters off Diamond Head (Image: Hawaii News Now/file)

DIAMOND HEAD, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Officials are warning anyone who plans to go into the waters off East Oahu this week.

A 7-foot shark was spotted off Diamond Head on Monday afternoon.

It was spotted around 1:45 p.m.

City officials said lifeguards patrolled the area with jet skis.

They advise the public to avoid areas with brown or murky water due to recent storm runoff.

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