Shark returns to Pokai Bay; Believed to be same one seen for over a week

WAIANAE, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Lifeguards are urging beachgoers to stay out of the water near Pokai Bay on Sunday after a 10- to 12 foot shark was spotted in the area.

Ocean Safety officials have re-posted signs at the popular spot after a busy week of shark sightings. County officials believe that the shark sighted on Sunday is the same one that has been seen in the same area for over a week.

On Monday, a 12-foot and a 14-foot shark were spotted about 50 yards offshore. And on Thursday a 10-foot shark was spotted about 200 yards offshore.

This story will be updated.

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