Warning signs posted at Maili Beach after large shark spotted near shore

Warning signs posted at Maili Beach after large shark spotted near shore
Shark sighting reported Saturday, ocean safety officials say. (Source: Hawaii News Now)

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Lifeguards have posted shark warning signs at Maili Beach after a large shark was spotted close to shore.

Ocean Safety officials also cleared the water until further notice.

Officials did not say what type of shark was seen, but said it appeared to be acting in a way that could “represent a threat to people in the water.”

This story will be updated.

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