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Shark bites child at Ocean Isle Beach

A girl is recovering after apparently being bitten by a shark off of Ocean Isle Beach this morning. Emergency crews were called out around 11:30 a.m. Mayor Debbie Smith says the six-year-old girl was in shallow water when it happened.

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A few puncture wounds? It

A few puncture wounds? It took 140 stitches to close up 32 wounds from the bite. The mayor seems to be taking this awfully lightly and isn't telling the truth to the public.

Sounds like the mayor's

Sounds like the mayor's response in the movie Jaws. I was at Ocean Isle last week with several other family members and we never heard about sharks in the area. I wouldn't have been swimming or letting the kids in the water had we known. I hope the little girl is doing ok now.